If you're on the lookout for a math tutor in Ames, Iowa, you've come to the right place. Whether your child is struggling and falling behind, would benefit from some extra practice or wants to know how to get ahead in topics like algebra and geometry, our expert tutors can make it happen.

Your Child Deserves the Right Math Program

Our range of math programs includes extra practice, hands-on and advanced enrichment, which means you can choose the option that's relevant to your child’s needs and goals. It's all tailored to help your child master tricky topics — including algebra and geometry — and achieve greater success in math.

Personalized Tutoring (K-12)

It’s common for kids to struggle with math and start to fall behind — but intensive tutoring can help turn scores around and build confidence. We’re here to make math relatable so your child has the tools he or she needs to achieve success inside—and outside—the classroom. Here’s what our Personalized Tutoring program includes:

  • A customized approach: Our Sylvan Method™ approach allows us to tailor our learning plans to meet a range of different needs, including your son's or daughter's.
  • Terrific results: Your son or daughter could achieve up to two to three times more growth in math scores than his or her peers.
  • The best guidance: Our Sylvan-certified tutors make sure your child feels supported every step of the way by adjusting the learning plan to keep math as engaging as possible.
  • School-aligned curriculum: By aligning with local school standards, our math curriculum — and teaching methods — remains relevant in the classroom.
  • Affordable prices: Our hourly and monthly rates are comparable with similar tutoring companies so you can get the best math help to fit your budget.

Academic Coaching (K-8)

If your son or daughter could do with more math practice outside of school, homework help or a fresh math challenge, our NEW Academic Coaching program might be the answer! Opt for our new monthly subscription program and you’ll get:

  • Proactive tutoring support to sharpen skills, prepare for tests and feel more confident in the classroom.
  • Tailored learning sessions to what your child needs, so it’s flexible and your child gets the exact attention that matters.
  • School-aligned curriculum for a greater impact in class.
  • Interactive, hands-on learning activities that promote skill mastery.
  • Expert tutors who are skilled in the new ways math is taught in schools.
  • Convenient scheduling options that work for your family, including afternoons, evenings and weekends.
  • Affordable monthly packages that meet your needs and budget.

Advanced Math and Test Prep (Grades K-12)

We can help elementary, middle school or high school students who are on the math fast track tackle tricky math concepts, master new skills and achieve even more success with confidence. With our Advancement and Test Prep programs, your child will:

  • Develop new math skills such as computation, reasoning and process, ensuring a strong foundation for future success.
  • Enter the classroom feeling prepared.
  • Strengthen his or her math experience with hands-on exercises that make concepts stick.
  • ...and, on top of all that, we offer a competitive hourly rate!

Start Today with Sylvan

By pinpointing your child's unique strengths and needs, the Sylvan Insight™ Assessment identifies the areas our expert tutors will focus on for success. Get in touch with us today and we can go over your needs and discuss how we can help.