Are you on the lookout for a math tutor in Iowa to help turn a tricky subject into more smiles and better grades? Do you feel that your child could reach his or her full potential with a more engaging and interactive learning environment? Turn to Sylvan for any of three math programs — personal math tutoring, Math Edge and math homework help — that help your child master key math concepts and develop the tools essential for lasting success. Our programs adhere to college and career readiness standards, which means they're designed to have a lasting positive impact. Find out how your local Sylvan math tutor in Iowa can make math a less frustrating subject and help your child enjoy learning again.

Expect Measurable Results

We make math more engaging and enjoyable, helping kids improve academic results and develop useful, transferable skills. Rest assured that when you turn to any of Sylvan's Iowa locations, our math tutoring programs can grow scores by up to three times compared to students who have not attended Sylvan.

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?

The new school year is upon us — and there's no time like the present to help boost grades and confidence. Schedule an Academic Checkup to find out how your child's academic skills measure up against national norms — and highlight specific areas that need extra attention. Don't wait: start today for just $95*.