Are you on the lookout for a math tutor in California to help turn a tricky subject into more smiles and better grades? Do you think a more engaging and interactive learning experience could help your child unlock his or her potential in the classroom and beyond? You can count on Sylvan's three math programs — personal math tutoring, Math Edge and math homework help — to help your child master the fundamentals of math, get to grips with key concepts and build the tools for lasting academic success. In addition, we ensure that our programs will have a lasting impact by aligning them with the latest college and career readiness standards. Find out how your local Sylvan math tutor in California can make math a less frustrating subject and help your child enjoy learning again.

Enjoyable Activities, Measurable Results

We work hard to make math more enjoyable and engaging because we know it helps kids achieve more in school. In fact, you can take confidence from the fact that our math tutoring programs can grow scores by up to three times compared to students who are not Sylvan attendees.

Sylvan's Three Math Programs Are:

Personal Tutoring (Grades 1-12)

  • Innovative, interactive learning. We use iPads® as teaching tools, helping to adapt math lessons to your child's specific abilities and create a more interesting and enjoyable classroom dynamic.  
  • A personal approach. With Sylvan Insight™ — our trademark, step-by-step method — we personalize learning to your child. 
  • Immediate feedback. Instant feedback and advice helps students stay motivated.

Skill Practice Programs (Grades 1-6)

  • Brain-boosting exercises. Useful problem-solving skills are at the core of our activities, helping your child think about math differently. 
  • An emphasis on fun. Our format consists of fun, engaging activities that boost math speed and proficiency. There's also a motivational rewards system and the positive team spirit that comes with working in a small group. 
  • Challenging young minds to achieve even more. Our math curriculum adheres to national college and career readiness standards — and features a five-step process to help your child meet his or her full potential.

Homework Help (Grades 1-12)

  • Just-as-needed help. Is a homework assignment proving impossible? Is there a big test to prepare for? Count on our math tutors to help. 
  • A solution to math-based frustrations. With Sylvan, you don't always have to be the expert: our tutors are ready to put an end to your child's frustration with math and make learning a lot more enjoyable. 
  • Flexible schedules. Our homework help is available on evenings and weekends for your convenience.

Ready to Get Started?

There's still time to prepare to achieve impressive results this school year. Arrange an Academic Checkup at your local Sylvan to understand how your child compares to national norms — and find out which areas need improvement in order to boost those all-important grades. Get started today for just $95*.