Math Tutoring in Minnesota

Math Tutor in Woodbury Minnesota

The Math Development Center of Minnesota - 612.442.2448 is the leading math learning center. The center is during regular business hours, evenings, and weekends. The center specializes in individualized math instruction with instructors that are both trained in evidenced-based teaching methods and advanced mathematics.

Our ImmersiveMath! Approach

  1. In-depth Assessment and Consultation: During a comprehensive academic assessment, we evaluate each Woodbury student's strengths and areas for improvements, as well as academic goals. Through the consultation, it is our goal to thoroughly understand the wants and needs of the parents and student – including his or her academic history, hobby, interests, and extra-curricular activities.
  2. Personalized Learning Plan: We use the assessment results to tailor math instruction to the unique academic goals and learning needs of the student.
  3. Strategy & Practice: We equip our students with useful strategies that will help them tackle real-life math problems. Also, regular practice is a key to rapid achievements in a short period of time. Therefore, we use daily practice activities to reinforce the day's education.
  4. Communication with parents, legal guardians, and/or other teachers: We invite and welcome parental involvement. We value open communication and coordinate student math development with secondary parties, including: parents, teachers, and other stakeholders. Parents are regularly informed about the student's progress and alerted if parental support is needed.

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Our Math Tutoring Teaching Goals

  1. Build a strong content background: We fill any knowledge gaps in math theory through personalized and patient instruction. Our students are able to realize their full math potential, improve confidence, and will be prepared to take a leading position in the classroom amongst their peers.
  2. Equip each student with essential life qualities: We take pride in becoming role models for our Woodbury students as we address the importance of self-discipline, time management, organizational skills, concentration, and of course academic improvement.
  3. Practice problem solving strategies: We help our students learn how to manage immediate math-related problems without panicking. Through patience and understanding, our instructors work to remove any frustration related to the learning process.
  4. Support parents: We are here to assist parents in ensuring their child's mathematical success. We emphasize coordinating math developmental activities with parents. When a parent is unable to meet with our instructors in person, instructors are available by phone to provide updates and coordinate ongoing learning.

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Meet the Founder & Lead Math Coach - Anna Dwyer

Anna has attained a master’s degree in mathematics in 2011 from one of the most competitive universities in Poland. Anna completed continuing education at Harvard University in Cambridge, MA. During her higher education experience, she took part in coursework that prepared her to teach mathematics to secondary school students. Currently, she holds a 5th through 12th grade mathematics teaching license in the state of Minnesota.

As a teacher and mentor, she continues to put significant effort into making it possible for Woodbury students to have a safe and trusting environment, be able to grow in knowledge, and feel respected and worthy. She strives to be the best possible teaching professional for students, and continues to keep her teaching skills up-to-date. All in all, she has a passion for helping students learn and grow and has developed a vast array of experience in the teaching field, which ensures that she will continue to flourish as a teacher.

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How to find a high quality tutor for my child in Woodbury MN?

1. Be informed - There is no licensure available for tutors in Woodbury Minnesota. Therefore, it is important to seek out tutors with other credentials. Seek out a tutor with advanced education in math and advanced education in teaching methods. A bonus would be to have your student tutored by a licensed public-school math teacher, to ensure the instructor has been properly vetted. Unfortunately, most large tutoring companies prefer to use low-paid, part-time tutors that do not hold degrees or advanced education.

2. Experience matters - Seek out a math tutor in Woodbury Minnesota that has experience working with students at a similar age group. This will ensure that the math coach has the know how to work with children at a similar maturity level and with a similar level of math knowledge.

3. Define goals - You should have goals defined in advance, prior to meeting with a tutor. Ask yourself, what would I like for my child to accomplish via math tutoring? Make sure to relay these goals to the instructor.

4. Personality matters - It is a good idea to meet the tutor before hand to ensure that you, your child, and the tutor connect, and are on the same page.

5. Seek references - High quality, experienced tutors will be able to provide references on request from previous employers, students, and parents. Competent tutors will be glad to provide references and take pride in their tutoring experience.

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