A reading tutor you can rely on in the Barrie region could be just the thing you need to assist your child with improving reading skills, building confidence and getting the kind of results that make an impact in the classroom—and beyond. If you’re starting to notice your child is falling behind, could use a little extra practice or wants to get ahead, our tutors can provide guidance that is personalized for success.

Targeted Learning to Get Results

Sylvan provides a number of different reading tutoring approaches so your child is sure to get the exact guidance he or she requires to progress. After pinpointing the level your child is currently reading at, we’ll provide a recommendation for the best program to ensure he or she begins to see results.

Personalized Tutoring (K-12)

If your child is having a difficult time keeping up with reading level requirements and could use some guidance to catch up and develop confidence, this program could be the perfect solution. Our intensive reading tutoring aims to help your son or daughter gain and master the essential skills to get in line with grade level. You can expect the following from our Personalized Tutoring:

  • Progress guaranteed! Your child will succeed both in the classroom and during homework time. 
  • The personalized support your child needs. After a thorough reading assessment, we’ll be able to pinpoint exactly what your child needs to improve fluency and comprehension. 
  • A confidence boost and lots of support. Our certified reading tutors will periodically tweak your child’s personalized learning plan to make sure lessons are kept challenging but never frustrating. 
  • The skills for success. Matching our curriculum with the local schools ensures your child will always be learning skills he or she can apply in the classroom. 
  • Budget-friendly rates. You can be sure your family is getting the best reading help with our prices, comparable to other tutoring companies and local private tutors.

Academic Coaching (K-8)

This program is perfect for students who need extra practice with reading-related tasks and assignments, and could also use help staying on track in the classroom. Here is what you’ll get with Academic Coaching:

  • Dedicated tutoring that aims to sharpen reading comprehension skills and that will make sure your child is completing homework and keeping up in class. 
  • Learning sessions that focus on skill practice, homework help and test prep, all designed to meet your child’s needs. 
  • A locally aligned curriculum that is relevant to what your child is learning in class.
  • Hands-on activities that improve reading skills and your child’s understanding of all kids of material.
  • Affordable prices that fit your budget thanks to our convenient monthly packages.

Advanced Reading and Test Prep (Grades K-12)

This program is ideal if your child is on the fast track and/or could use guidance managing a heavy workload, tackling an assignment with a large reading component or studying for a big test. Help your teen keep up with advanced coursework and excel in university-level classes with Sylvan’s Advanced Reading Skills course. You can look forward to the following with our program:

  • More confidence to tackle big workloads
  • More efficient reading skills for completing assignments in advanced classes
  • Improved time management skills to complete homework and study for tests that include a large reading component — including the SAT and ACT
  • Better scores on homework assignments, tests, and on university entrance exams
  • Preparation for the high expectations of university workloads
  • Competitive hourly rates

Get Started Now and Save!

The Academic Checkup identifies your child’s personal strengths and requirements, pinpointing the precise areas our expert tutors will address for success. For a limited time, you can get started for $95*! Contact us now to learn more!