Make sure your son or daughter is ready for growing school workloads and the future challenges of university with Sylvan’s study skills program in Alberta. Our program, which is tailored for kids and teens in grades 4-12, focuses on the kind of life management, critical thinking and problem solving skills needed to manage schoolwork and organize busy schedules more effectively. You'll see a noticeable confidence boost as your child gets to grips with life-long tools and techniques that can be used at school at beyond! We're ready to equip your child for success: simply contact your local Sylvan in Alberta to get started or to find out more.

A Smart Approach to a Brighter Future

Whether it's extracurricular classes, homework assignments, a part-time job or the demands of a full social life, there’s no doubting that students often have a lot on their plate. And when university applications eventually come about, it can be an even greater challenge to stay on top of everything. That's where our tutoring experts step in, offering a study skills program that focuses on effective planning, managing and prioritizing skills — helping students take on any project and achieve the right results.

Life-Long Skills to Succeed, Starting in Grade 4

Strong foundations are vital for long-term success. With our study skills program in Alberta, students can develop important skills and strategies that are relevant in the classroom immediately, and can also be applied in university and career settings later on. In other words, we always consider the bigger picture, and our goal is to impart lifelong knowledge that can go a long way to ensuring your son or daughter's personal and academic success. Learn how we can help your child push his or her skillset (and confidence!) to the next level.

Here's What Your Teen Will Learn:

  • Effective time management techniques.
  • Goal-setting strategies.
  • How to plan and track projects.
  • Organizational tips for creating an efficient personal study area and completing homework.
  • How to use an academic calendar and track grades.
  • Active listening and communication skills.
  • How to approach the university admissions process, including the university admission essay.
  • Job interview preparation tips and tricks, such as resume writing and cover letter writing.