Looking for a writing tutor in Burnaby? Look no further than the experts at your local Sylvan — whether your child is falling behind in writing abilities, needs extra practice or wants to gain the advanced writing skills to get ahead of the curve.

Learning Tailored to Your Family's Needs

From basic syntax to university application essays, our writing tutors know how to ensure significant progress for each student — and a lot of fun along the way!

Personalized Tutoring (K-12)

If keeping up with writing level expectations is a struggle for your son or daughter, our Personalized Tutoring program can help him or her learn the skills he or she needs to start conquering writing assignments with confidence. You can count on our program for:

  • Effective writing skills in school and beyond. We focus on critical skills for the mechanics of writing as well as the process of composing and revising.
  • Better performance in the classroom. We help students improve their scores, and we align with university and career readiness standards to prepare for future success.
  • Affordable rates: Our hourly rate is competitive compared to other tutoring companies and private tutors. The best writing help might be more affordable than you think.

Academic Coaching (K-8)

If your child could do with some extra practice to improve his or her writing skills, this program could be the perfect fit. With Academic Coaching, we can provide:

  • Proactive tutoring support to build on skills, keep up with homework and stay ahead in class.
  • Tutoring sessions tailored to your child’s needs — from skill practice, to homework help, to guidance preparing for tests.
  • Expert tutors who use the latest teaching methods to get concepts to stick
  • Affordable monthly packages to keep it simple.

Advanced Writing and Test Prep (K-12)

Every student on the academic fast track needs strong writing skills. This program is meant to help your child develop research-based writing skills, excel in advanced courses and write engaging university admissions essays that stand out. With our program, you can expect:

  • Increased confidence for tackling new writing challenges.
  • A better understanding of composition techniques as well as stronger research skills needed to ace tough courses.
  • Expert advice on writing the most compelling university admissions essay possible.
  • Reinforcement of skills with extra practice and hands-on activities.
  • Affordable hourly rates.

Don't Wait: Get Started Today

The Sylvan Insight™ Assessment is designed to highlight your child’s personal strengths and needs, allowing our expert tutors to pinpoint the exact areas to focus on for success. Get in touch with us today and we can discuss your needs and how we can help.