How to Find a New York Math Tutor
This page contains three options for parents and students looking for math tutoring in New York. First, online math tutoring is discussed. Then we look at the two most popular learning centers offering New York math tutoring. Finally, we talk about private New York math tutoring and you can browse through listings and classifieds of New York math tutors.
Cost: As low as $99/month or $35/week for unlimited math tutoring
How it works: Online math tutoring is the most affordable and effective way to find a math tutor in New York. If you have access to a computer and a microphone, you can find an expert and experienced math tutor without ever leaving the safety and convenience of your own home. Besides having the ability to closely monitor your child's progress through every session, with online math tutoring, you never again have to haul your child across town or allow a stranger into your home for a private tutoring session.
Using the latest in online teaching and tutoring technology, your child will can receive live, one-on-one math tutoring with an expert teacher whenever they need help. 24/7. It's just perfect when they run into problems with assignments at the last minute or need extra help on the night of a big exam.
There are a number of math tutoring and learning centers in New York City. The two most popular are Sylvan and Kumon.
Sylvan New York Math Tutoring and Learning Centers:
Approximate Cost: The average cost of a Sylvan instructional hour is $50.00. Students are also required to complete a skills assessment, which costs between $150-200. In additional, there is a $50.00 registration fee.
How Sylvan math tutoring works: When students go to a Sylvan Learning Center, they are first given a skills assessment exam. Then, based on the results, a program will be created for each student based on his or her individual needs. Students receive one-on-one instruction their tutors and also independent study. Their learning method enables children to master a subject by building on what they've already learned.
West Side Manhattan
175 West 72nd Street
New York, New York, 10023 USA
Sylvan has many other locations in New York. Click here for Sylvan learning and New York math tutoring centers.
Kumon New York Math Tutoring and Learning Centers:
Approximate Cost: Each Kumon learning center is individually owned, so prices vary. On average, you can expect to pay a $50 registration fee and monthly tuition rates of approximately $120/subject.
How Kumon works: Students attend the center twice a week. Kumon offers a systematic individualized approach to learning. Using neither a classroom nor a tutoring model, children are guided through a self learning approach. Worksheets are assigned daily and students must complete each within a specified time frame. If an assignment takes to long or contains errors, it is repeated until mastered.
81 ELIZABETH STREET
NEW YORK, NY 10013
There are over 30 Kumon Learning Centers in New York. To find a Kumon New York math tutor, see their website for all New York City locations.
Cost: Private math tutors can charge anywhere from $20 - $100 per hour.
How it works: Private math tutors can either come to your home or they may require you bringing your child to their location. With private tutoring, you can usually negotiate a price with the tutor and arrange single, weekly, or monthly tutoring arrangements.
You must be extra careful when choosing to work with a private tutor. Be sure to do your research and check their background. Ask for references from former parents or students they have worked with.
Classified ads are usually the best place to find a private New York math tutor. Craigslist is also a great reference to check. You can find the latest 10 listings from Craiglist for New York Math Tutor below.
New York Math Tutor Listings