Are you on the lookout for a math tutor in the Cedar Rapids, Waterloo and Dubuque region to help turn a tricky subject into more smiles and better grades? Could your child achieve more in the classroom — and beyond — with some engaging, interactive, personalized tutoring? Look to Sylvan for your choice of three math programs — personal math tutoring, Math Edge and math homework help — that focus on helping students understand key math concepts and acquire the thinking skills essential for lasting success. Our programs take college and career readiness standards into account, so you can be confident that our sessions are geared towards long-term success. We're here to help take the frustration out of math: find out how your local Sylvan math tutors in the Cedar Rapids, Waterloo and Dubuque region can help your child overcome knowledge gaps and rediscover the joy of learning.

Improve grades — and confidence! Call today or submit the form to learn more.

Greater Confidence Leads to Better 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.

We Can Help in All Areas of Math, Including:

  • Addition and Subtraction 
  • Multiplication and Division 
  • Integers 
  • Geometry 
  • Algebra 1 & Algebra 2 
  • Probability and Statistics

Choose the Right Math Program for Your Child

Personal Tutoring (Grades 1-12)

  • Engaging interactivity. We adapt math lessons to your child's particular abilities by using iPads® as teaching tools, which also helps to create a more stimulating learning environment.  
  • Proven methods. Sylvan Insight ensures a personalized, step-by-step approach to your child's learning. 
  • On-the-spot feedback. Instant feedback and advice is essential for keeping students on-track and motivated.

Skill Practice Programs (Grades 1-6)

  • Focus on brain-boosting activities. We highlight practical problem-solving skills to help students strengthen their understanding and think about math in new ways. 
  • A fun format for all. We boost math speed and proficiency with a selection of fun, kid-friendly activities and a great motivational rewards system. 
  • Challenging math problems. Our math curriculum is aligned with national college and career readiness standards — and features a five-step learning process to make sure your child reaches his or her potential.

Homework Help (Grades 1-12)

  • Just-as-needed tutoring. Tricky homework assignment to complete? Important test to prepare for? It's time to enlist our talented math tutors. 
  • An end to frustration. We know it can be difficult to explain math concepts, but you don't always have to be your child's math expert: our tutors know how to transform frustration into high fives and make learning far more rewarding. 
  • Scheduling that is both flexible and convenient. Including evenings and weekends.

Act Now and Save

In addition to delivering real results — including better grades and higher test scores — we also instill confidence in every student. And there's no better time than now to benefit from our proven programs. It starts with a comprehensive Academic Checkup, which pinpoints areas for improvement by comparing your child's academic skills to national norms — and is available for just $95*  for a limited time.