Find a math tutor in Nashville, TN

Find math tutors in Nashville, TN

Find math tutors in Nashville, TN

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Top 10 math tutors in Nashville, TN

Students agree: these Nashville math tutors are highly rated for knowledge, experience, communication, and more.
Joe's Maths And Science Tutoring

Joe's Maths And Science Tutoring

Offers online services
7 hires on Tutors
23+ years in business
Serves Nashville, TN
Chonc R. says, "We had a great experience with Joe! He was good with our son Jordan and he learned a lot from Joe. He was always on time and Jordan was more comfortable with his assignments and tests because of these visits. We also noticed Jordan's math grade improving 2 letter grades after his tutoring sessions with Joe. Thanks again!" Read more
Sailing To A's Tutoring

Sailing To A's Tutoring

New on Tutors
Offers online services
1 hire on Tutors
4+ years in business
Serves Nashville, TN
I am a Graduate Engineering Student at the University of Alabama double majoring in Environmental Engineering and Dance Performance with a minor in mathematics. I have 8 years of tutoring under my belt. Now in college, I tutor at-risk students in local elementary and middle schools in both math and English. I also currently am a paid tutor for college athletes here at the University of Alabama. I have experience tutoring students with delayed processing disorders, ADHD and dyslexia. I love finding ways to take material and finding new ways to teach it for students who may not understand it when it's taught conventionally. The main reason I l...
Benjamin J. Cox STEM Tutoring

Benjamin J. Cox STEM Tutoring

Offers online services
3 hires on Tutors
7+ years in business
Serves Nashville, TN
Brooke B. says, "Ben is a wonderful teacher! He tutors in an authentic way applicable to the learner. He is patient, and his content knowledge is plentiful. We are thankful for him!" Read more
Janae Castro

Janae Castro

New on Tutors
11+ years in business
Serves Nashville, TN
My name is Janae. I am 34 years old and have been teaching high school math for 13 years. I began teaching in Southern California after graduating with my Bachelors in Mathematics from Biola University, and getting my teaching license, in 2012. I have been teaching in Old Hickory, TN for the last 6 years. I have 4 children and so when I am not teaching, I am spending all of time doing fun things with them! If you are needing some extra support learning your high school math, I would love to work with you! I teach Algebra 1, Geometry, and Algebra 2.
Miss Haley

Miss Haley

Offers online services
3 hires on Tutors
4+ years in business
Serves Nashville, TN
Caitlin O. says, "She is clear, patient and kind. " Read more

Your Math Tutoring questions, answered

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on Tutors.

How much does a math tutor cost near me?

A math tutor costs $25 to $80 per hour when teaching privately and $25 to $50 per hour when tutoring online. SAT math tutoring costs $45 to $100 per hour on average. Math tutoring centers charge $100 to $200 per month for weekly tutoring sessions.

How do I know if my child needs a math tutor?

Your child may need a math tutor if:

  • Their grades or test scores are declining
  • They get confused or frustrated with homework
  • They are having difficulty or lacking confidence with numbers
  • They are excelling in school and need more challenging tasks
  • You are no longer able to provide help with homework or learning
  • They have a learning disability

How many math tutoring sessions are needed?

Tutors suggest a minimum of one tutoring session per week until students build confidence, understand the subject, and improve grades. Sometimes, a few tutoring sessions can help students get back on track and regain confidence. If the student struggles in two or more classes, more sessions are recommended. On average, students take 9 to 50 sessions.

What do private math tutors do?

Math tutors are responsible for helping students with homework, teaching various mathematical concepts, motivating and boosting confidence, and teaching skills like note-taking, studying, and test-taking. Math tutors also show how to perform calculations, processes, and computations to complete their assignments.

What qualities make a good math tutor?

Look for the following qualities in a math tutor:

  • Expertise and knowledge on the subject
  • A good communicator and motivator
  • A passionate and enthusiastic teacher
  • Ability to quickly identify the student's needs
  • Teaches to the student's strengths and minimizes their weaknesses
  • Personalizes each session and incorporates connections to the student's interests
  • Listens and communicates often with parents and teachers
  • Is inquisitive and asks the student good, open-ended questions
  • Is persistent but always demonstrates patience and empathy
  • Adaptable and able to explain material in multiple ways
  • Shows positivity and encouragement
  • Has a reputation of professionalism and reliability
  • Has resourcefulness and is tech-savvy

Do math tutors help?

Hiring a math tutor helps struggling children keep up and advances those students who aren't challenged enough. A tutor helps improve any student's knowledge, learning skills, and confidence.

Is math tutoring worth it?

Tutoring is worth the money because:

  • Tutoring strengthens subject comprehension, boosts confidence, and builds important learning skills that a crowded classroom can't offer.
  • Tutoring improves grades and tutored students outperform their peers on examinations.
  • Students develop positive attitudes toward the subject after tutoring.

How to find a math tutor in my area?

Home math tutors are available for children in elementary school all the way to students in high school and college. Start by searching our list of private math tutors near you. Then:

  • Ask for recommendations from family, friends, and neighbors.
  • Interview and compare at least three tutors.
  • Check their references and verify their credentials.
  • Read reviews and check out their previous work on and Google.
  • Discuss fees, locations, scheduling, and cancellation policies.
  • Ask what payment methods are accepted and if payment is expected after each session.
  • Consider hiring the tutor on a trial basis to see if they are a good fit.

What questions should I ask a math tutor before hiring?

When looking to hire a good math tutor, ask the following questions:

  • What's your level of education or academic training in math?
  • What are your qualifications, certifications, or credentials?
  • How long have you been tutoring, and how many students have you tutored?
  • What ages and learning styles do you tutor?
  • How will you evaluate my child's needs?
  • What is your tutoring process, methodology, and teaching philosophy?
  • Do you have a curriculum, or do you create personalized content for my child?
  • How do you measure and track progress?
  • What results should I expect to see, and what happens if my child doesn't make any progress?
  • How often will you communicate with me and my child's teachers?
  • Will the tutoring sessions take place in-home, at a public location, or online?
  • How many students will be tutored at a time?
  • How much do you charge, and how long is each session?
  • How long and when are you available to tutor?
  • What's your policy for cancellations and make-up sessions?
  • Can you provide me with a list of references?
  • Are you willing to undergo a background check?
  • What makes you an outstanding math tutor?What questions should I ask a math tutor before hiring?

Reviews for Nashville math tutors

Recent success stories from people in the Nashville area.
Kianna R.
I hired Joe to help me study for my Calculus 2 and Physics classes. He's very knowledgeable and fair about pricing. Would recommend!
Joe's maths and science tutoring
Evan W.
I received ACT math tutoring from Ben and it was very beneficial. He was well prepared for our sessions and catered to my specifics needs. He was flexible with times as well. I have no complaints and would definitely recommend him.
Benjamin J. Cox STEM Tutoring
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