Comparing writing tutors in Halifax? 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.

Specialized Learning That Gets Results

Since every child has different needs when it comes to developing strong writing skills, we have a number of different programs to choose from. 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. Here’s what you can look forward to:

  • Proficient, engaging writing skills. We make sure each student gets to grips with the mechanics of writing and the entire process of composing, revising and editing written material. These are the hallmark skills of effective learners.
  • Better results in the classroom. Our writing program aligns to university and career readiness standards, making sure we cover skills that are needed for future success.
  • Affordable rates: Our hourly rates are competitive compared to other tutoring companies and private tutors.

Academic Coaching (K-8)

This program is beneficial for students who are looking for extra practice to improve writing skills and keep up with grade level expectations. With Academic Coaching, you can look forward to:

  • Proactive tutoring support for building the writing skills needed to complete homework and keep up in class.
  • Interactive, hands-on activities that emphasize building on skills.
  • Tutoring sessions that target your child's individual needs with skill practice, test prep and homework help.
  • Expert tutors with knowledge of the latest teaching methods used to make sure new concepts are really sticking.
  • Affordable monthly packages that will fit into your budget.

Advanced Writing and Test Prep (K-12)

Strong writing skills are essential for any student who is on the academic fast track. With this program, your child will develop the skills to excel in advanced courses and conquer research-based writing assignments and write university admissions essays that will stand out. Here's what sets our program apart:

  • Improved confidence for conquering every writing-based challenge.
  • Learn effective composition techniques and research skills to ace tough courses.
  • Expert guidance on how to write an engaging university admissions essay.
  • Skill mastery through practice and reinforcement of developing writing skills.
  • Competitive hourly rates.

Get started today for only $95 for a limited time. The Sylvan Insight™ Assessment is tailored to pinpoint your child’s personal strengths and needs, allowing our expert tutors to help him or her grow in all needed areas and achieve greater success. Contact us today and we'll get in touch to discuss how we can meet your needs.