If you're searching for a math tutor in the Des Moines and Ames region, you've come to the right place. Whether you think your son or daughter is falling behind, could use some extra practice or is just eager to get ahead in geometry, algebra or advanced math, we have tutors who can ensure your child builds the skills he or she needs to succeed. Whatever your young learner needs, we're here to provide the personalized attention that leads to real results.

Select the Best Program to Meet Your Child’s Needs

Whether it's enrichment or additional practice, we provide a range of math programs that allow you to pick the option that suits your child best. We’re here to guide and support your child’s journey towards success in math, algebra, geometry and beyond.

Personalized Tutoring (K-12)

If your son or daughter is struggling with basic concepts and falling behind in math class, targeted, intensive tutoring could be the key to building confidence and raising scores. Our goal is to make math relatable to encourage your child to achieve greater success in the classroom and beyond. Here’s what you can expect:

  • A more tailored approach: We design your child’s learning plan using our proven Sylvan Method™ to make sure he or she is getting the right attention.
  • Bigger, better results: Our tutoring students can expect up to two to three times more improvement in math scores compared to their peers.
  • Guidance and support from experts: Our Sylvan-certified tutors will be the support your child needs every step of the way. We make sure to continuously adjust our approach to ensure math is engaging instead of frustrating.
  • Local, school-approved curriculum: Our math curriculum is aligned with the standards of most schools. And our tutors use up-to-date teaching methods, so you don’t have to be the expert!
  • Affordable rates: Our hourly rates are similar to other tutoring companies and private tutors, so getting effective math help for your family doesn’t have to be over budget!

Academic Coaching (K-8)

If your child needs extra math practice, help with homework assignments or more of a challenge, Academic Coaching is a great option! Our tutors are experts at providing support on homework, studying for tests and managing heavy workloads. With our new monthly subscription program, you’ll get:

  • Proactive tutoring support to improve skills, stay on track with homework, study for tests and build confidence in the classroom.
  • School-aligned curriculum that makes a difference in class.
  • Specialized learning sessions that are tailored to your child’s unique needs.
  • Hands-on, interactive activities designed to encourage skill mastery.
  • Experienced tutors who are well-versed in modern teaching methods for math (so you don’t have to be the expert!). 
  • Flexible scheduling options that fit your family’s lifestyle, such as afternoons, evenings and weekends.
  • Budget-friendly monthly packages that you can afford.

Advanced Math and Test Prep (Grades K-12)

If your child is on the fast track, we're here to help him or her prepare for challenging assignments and complex math concepts. It's incredibly satisfying to see your elementary, middle school or high school math whiz conquer new challenges and meet his or her ambitious goals. Our Advancement and Test Prep programs will help your child:

  • Improve math skills such as computation, process, reasoning and problem solving with ease, building a solid foundation for future success.
  • Feel more prepared and confident in class. Our tutors are well-versed on the local curriculum, so they are able to connect the Sylvan lessons with your child’s actual schoolwork.
  • Get more advanced math experience with accelerated learning and interactive exercises to help concepts click.
  • Build confidence and greater success! Our advanced programs will make sure your child is ahead of the pack. 
  • …and it's all included in our competitive hourly rates.

Start Today and Save

Get started today for only $95 for a limited time. The Sylvan Insight™ Assessment is a fantastic way to pinpoint both your child's strengths and skill sets that could use improvement. Fill out our form or give us a call today and we'll get in touch to discuss your needs and who we can help.