Find a math tutor in Harrisonburg, VA

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Top 10 math tutors in Harrisonburg, VA

Students agree: these Harrisonburg math tutors are highly rated for knowledge, experience, communication, and more.
Independent Contractor

Independent Contractor

New on Tutors
Serves Harrisonburg, VA
In addition to the subject matter being studied, I examine students' learning styles and attempt to match my teaching to individuals' modes of learning. I also work to strengthen the ways in which students study, so that time spent on assignments becomes more productive. I enjoy building and maintaining relationships with young people.
The Math, Chemistry, And Physics Specialist

The Math, Chemistry, And Physics Specialist

5.0(1)
Offers online services
6 hires on Tutors
23+ years in business
Serves Harrisonburg, VA
Susan P. says, "👍" Read more
Lobro Math Tutoring

Lobro Math Tutoring

New on Tutors
Offers online services
4+ years in business
Serves Harrisonburg, VA
Individualized instruction from a retired teacher with 40 years of high school and college teaching experience. Currently in Harrisonburg, VA. $30 per hour Help offered in Algebra I and II, Geometry, College Algebra, Trig, Precalculus, Calculus I, SAT Math Prep.
Math And English Tutoring

Math And English Tutoring

New on Tutors
Serves Harrisonburg, VA
I am a second-year graduate student at James Madison University. I will be receiving a Master's in Occupational Therapy by the end of next year. I am currently working as a tutor with a company named Eye Level and wish to get involved with other tutoring opportunities in the Harrisonburg area.
Santhosh Tutoring Services

Santhosh Tutoring Services

5.0(4)
Offers online services
2 hires on Tutors
4+ years in business
Serves Harrisonburg, VA
Peter O. says, "I had to take the SATs my junior year of high school. I had already taken them twice and didn't do as well as I'd hoped. I came in contact with Santhosh through a mutual friend and he helped me dramatically improve my SAT score. He knew the right tips and tricks to ace the test." Read more
PCTS CHEMISTRY TUTORING

PCTS CHEMISTRY TUTORING

New on Tutors
Offers online services
6+ years in business
Serves Harrisonburg, VA
I have done my specialization in the field of chemistry, and our students always got 100% amazing results.
University Prep Tutoring

University Prep Tutoring

New on Tutors
Offers online services
1 hire on Tutors
9+ years in business
Serves Harrisonburg, VA
I've been tutoring for 15 years and have helped many students increase their ACT/SAT scores and get into the college of their choice. I also tutor all math classes from algebra to AP Calculus. I've been awarded the "Best of Tutors.com" for 2020 and 2021

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 Tutors.com 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 Harrisonburg math tutors

Recent success stories from people in the Harrisonburg area.
Jamie M.
Chemistry was a subject I struggled with heavily during my Junior Year of high school. Santhosh would help me a ton during our tutoring sessions and the tests/quizzes felt like a breeze. I would highly recommend Santhosh's services to anyone who is looking for assistance.
Santhosh Tutoring Services
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