School is hard. We make it easy.
We know how challenging school can be, for both parents and students. Our mission is to provide the supportive environment and tools your child will need to succeed in high school and college. Of course, we provide academic support: we ensure your child masters challenging material and is prepared for upcoming tests. But, unlike other companies, Spark Tutors also takes the time to provide academic coaching to foster the confidence, resilience, organizational skills, and study habits that are vital to becoming independent, well-rounded learners.
Stay home, stay safe.
Due to the current stay-at-home order in the state of California, we have seamlessly transitioned all our programs online. Same programs, same amazing tutors, but now you can wear sweatpants!
We will transition back to in-home tutoring as soon as it is safe to do so.
MATH TUTORS AND MORE
All our services are offered in-home in San Diego and online nationwide. Contact us here about online services.
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Sparks help students become better, more independent learners, inside and outside the classroom. Our tutors focus on a variety of skills from organization and note-taking to self-advocacy and self-sufficiency.
OUR SAN DIEGO TUTORS
Have you ever had one of those teachers who’s been out of school for so long they seem to have forgotten how confusing the material can be? They brush over it as if it were obvious.
You won't find any of those at Spark Tutors!
Yeah, our tutors are all experts in their subject matter, but they are also extremely effective communicators. They are able to break down challenging concepts into small, applicable steps. Our tutors are trained to adapt their teaching style to your student's learning needs.
They also form strong, trusting relationships with each of their students, enabling them to be effective mentors, helping their students to become well-rounded, successful young adults.
Every tutor on our team is put through a detailed screening process that includes an in-person interview by our educational director, an in-person mock tutoring session to assess delivery, knowledge and personality, a thorough reference check and, of course, a background check.
FROM THE SOURCE
Son at Point Loma High
We felt extremely lucky to find out about Lola from Spark Tutors. A friend recommended her, and she is an amazing resource for tutoring! She was quickly able to identify holes in my son's math background. She covers a lot of material in one hour and understands how my son learns best. Lola helped him gain confidence in his math ability. Lola is professional, always on time, organized, and responsive.
Son at Francis Parker
Lola from Spark Tutors is an exceptional tutor! We were referred to Lola from a friend who highly recommended her for math tutoring. Our son says that she caters to his learning style and is able to simplify and break down difficult concepts that make it easy for him to understand. From a parent's perspective, she is well organized, timely, responsive, and easy to work with. This school year is coming to an end but we look forward to working with her next year as well. Thank you Lola!
Son at Point Loma High
We have used both Lola and Jaz, both women are amazing, extremely well organized and have helped our children be successful in Math, Spanish, and Science. We will certainly be working with them again next year. Thank you.
Two daughters at Point Loma High
Lola is the greatest tutor you will ever meet! We are so fortunate we found her. Whether your student needs 1:1 instruction to perform better or to promote early, she is fantastic. Her math/physics knowledge is matched by her ability to connect with kids and teach in a manner they learn from and enjoy. We have referred her to multiple other families whom also adore her. Lola is professional, friendly, reliable, flexible easy going and so, so smart.