Local Tutoring Resources

Need a little extra help or just looking to get ahead? Here are some tutoring options in the Madison area.

School-based Tutoring

Many area schools have after-school homework clubs or other tutoring options. Begin your tutor search by talking with your student’s teacher or school counselor. Your school may have a list of peer tutors, paid adult tutors, Schools of Hope volunteer tutors, or tutoring options at neighborhood centers close to your school. Madison School and Community’s Safe Haven programs also offer tutoring along with after-school child care.

Private Tutoring Centers (Fee-based)

If paying for tutors is an option for you, check out the following centers:

Communication Innovations
Offers a variety of academic and tutoring options for all ages and can be targeted individually or within a group setting. Areas include: tutoring and academic support, homework organization, study strategies and test-taking skills, ACT/SAT and test preparation, and comprehensive reading and writing programs.

Huntington Learning Center
This company offers K-12 tutoring in a range of subjects and also has prep courses for the ACT and SAT.

Raise the Grade Tutoring
A private tutoring service offering 1-on-1, in home tutoring for the greater Madison, Wisconsin area. Private tutors are available year round for K-12 and college level students.

Sylvan Learning
Preschoolers through those in 12th grade can get help in a variety of subjects (including test prep).

Private Tutoring (Freelance Tutors)

University Tutors
To find one-on-one tutoring on a wide variety of subjects, check out this site. Listing the profiles (and pricing) of many local tutors, you can choose the perfect fit for your student. A review feature also lets you see what past tutees have thought of their experience.