Do you need a writing tutor in the Halifax region? From falling behind in writing assignments or needing a little extra practice to cement developing skills to getting ahead to start build a foundation for a successful future, we have skilled tutors who can help your child reach his or her goals.

Customizable Learning for Your Family

Sylvan is committed to providing programs that aim to support your child towards build writing skills that will lead to success. From the basics of sentence structure to tips for writing university application essays, our writing tutors know how to provide your child with essential tools for success — and make sure he or she has a little fun in the process.

Personalized Tutoring (K-12)

Our Personalized Tutoring program in writing is designed to help children who are struggling to keep up with writing requirements build skills and regularly complete writing assignments with a lot less frustration. Here’s what you can look forward to with Personalized Tutoring: Our Personalized Tutoring program can offer:

  • More proficient, engaging writing skills. Master the writing process — from composition to revision and editing — to build a solid foundation. With these skills, your child will become a better writer and better student overall.
  • Results in the classroom. Our writing program was developed to contribute to university and career readiness so the attention is on practical skills.
  • Affordable rates. Our hourly rates are comparable to other local tutors, so making sure your family has the best writing help always fits your budget.

Academic Coaching (K-8)

For the child that needs a little more practice to get writing skills up to speed to start acing assignments and tests, this program is a great fit. Here is what you can expect from Academic Coaching:

  • Proactive tutoring to develop skills to keep up in class. 
  • Hands-on activities that lay the groundwork for essential skills.
  • Targeted tutoring sessions that focus on your child’s specific needs including skill practice, homework help and test prep.
  • Experienced tutors who utilize the latest teaching methods for getting concepts to stick (so you don’t have to worry about being an expert!)
  • Affordable rates thanks to our monthly packages that keep it simple.

Advanced Writing and Test Prep (Grades K-12)

Well-developed writing skills are essential for the student on the academic fast track. This program is designed to help your child with everything from acing advanced courses and building research-based writing skills to writing a university admissions essay that will stand out. With this program, you can expect the following:

  • More confidence to tackle writing-based challenges in the future.
  • The composition techniques and research skills that will help your child ace advanced courses.
  • Expert guidance for how to craft an engaging university essay that stands out.
  • Build on developing skills with extra practice in research-based writing.
  • Competitive hourly rates.

Save with Our Limited-Time Special!

Get started for only $95 for a limited time. The Sylvan Insight™ Assessment is a fantastic way to pinpoint both your child's strengths and skill sets that could use improvement. Give us a call or fill out or form to get in touch so we can discuss your requirements and how we can help.