Presented by: Mathnasium of Jackson
Is your child struggling with math this year? It’s not uncommon in this day and age! Schools often teach math in ways that parents did not learn when we were students. Even though we are in the second half of the school year, it’s never too late to think about extra help. One thing that you can do as a parent to help your child is to get them math tutoring. Here are the top 10 reasons why math tutoring is helpful.
Create a math foundation early on
Mathematics is constantly building on prior knowledge. Getting help early on will keep your child from getting behind and give them a leg up when new concepts are presented.
Give your child a one-on- one instruction
It can be difficult for classroom teacher to focus on the needs of one child when classes are large, filled with a variety of learners and fast-paced. A tutor can help your child with their specific needs and provide them with the individualized help they need.
Build self-esteem and confidence
Tutoring will help your child to comprehend mathematics better which gives them more confidence in the classroom.
Focus on the strengths
Tutoring can also help the advanced math student by focusing on their strengths and building upon them.
Assist common core
Tutors know the importance of common core mathematics standards and will be able to effectively help students.
Helps with transitions
If your child switching schools for any reason the new curriculum could be somewhat different. Tutoring can help your child get on track with the new school’s topics.
Ease embarrassment or shame
A student who is struggling may be hesitant to ask for help in the classroom. However a private tutoring session will help your child feel at ease to ask questions and for clarifications.
Keep up during down times
During longer breaks such as holidays, winter or summer breaks tutoring is a great way to keep math skills fresh in the mind of your child.
Standardized test success
Tutoring can help your child perform well on standardized math tests at any age.
Reduce homework struggles
If your child is struggling with homework and your home is becoming a battleground in the afternoons or evenings math tutoring will certainly reduce or illuminate issues with homework.
There are many great ways personalized math tutoring can help a child at any age. Don’t wait for signs of difficulty call Mathnasium now to give your kid a leg up this school year. Contact us today for an assessment. 731-300-0249 or http://www.mathnasium.com/jacksontn