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Personal or Group Instruction? What Does Mathnasium Use?

Jan 12, 2022

1on1

What's the difference between group tutoring and individual tutoring? What happens at Mathnasium? Excellent questions! We're glad you asked :)

  • Group tutoring sessions are basically small classes where several students work with the same instructor, at the same time, on the same type of math.
  • Individual tutoring is just that: one student with one instructor. 
  • What occurs in Mathnasium is unique, because instruction is always one-on-one AND instructors are able to work with a small group of students simultaneously. 

Check out the pic above. This instructor sits in the center of a "pod" of three students, each working on a different math concept. She/he bounces from one student to another, constantly checking in, teaching briefly and then, allowing time for individual practice as opposed to hovering constantly (which causes tutor-reliance). This teach-and-move method allows students to get the instruction, nudging, and independent practice they need to build math self-confidence.

Are you ready to give your child an added advantage in math class? Bring that student to Mathnasium of Port Washington! You can find us at 938 Port Washington Blvd. We've been mastering the tutoring process for 2.5 years. Our director, Suneet Jain, is happy to show you all we can offer your family. Sign up now for a free assessment.