Are you searching for a reputable reading tutor in the Barrie region? Do you want to find tutoring program that will engage, motivate and inspire your child to fulfill his or her potential? Here at Sylvan, you'll discover diverse reading programs that help kids master the essentials of reading before moving on to more exciting topics and developing the tools for lasting academic success. So if your child is having a tough time with reading, it's time to put Sylvan's 35+ years of tutoring expertise in your corner.

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Laying the Foundation for Success

The tutors at Sylvan are dedicated to instilling confidence in all students by helping them tackle tricky concepts in an engaging and rewarding way. You can rest assured our approach is proven; in fact, Sylvan students typically boost their reading scores up to three times more than other students. As a result, our budget-friendly reading program doesn't merely take the stress out of reading — it also creates a ripple effect of more high fives and smiles in the classroom and beyond!

We Can Help in All Areas of Reading, Including:

  • Vocabulary
  • Phonics 
  • Reading 
  • Comprehension 
  • Context Clues 
  • Advanced Reading

The Difference Personalized Tutoring can Make

Sylvan's expert reading tutors in the Barrie region understand just how vital it is to attain a firm grasp of the essentials before advancing to more complex topics — especially since solid reading skills can lead to better grades at school. In order to best serve your child's specific needs, we will create a personalized learning plan that takes into account your son or daughter's talents, challenges, grade and skill level; we will also make use of a variety of tools, techniques and technology — including iPads® — for a more engaging and interactive learning experience. It's no wonder countless families have called on Sylvan for the tailored tutoring solutions they deserve.

Tutoring Program Features Include:

  • A range of topics that line up with university and career readiness standards, from comprehension and vocabulary to fluency and phonics  
  • A comprehensive assessment process that identifies your child's strengths and needs
  • A tailored learning program that addresses those needs  
  • Instant feedback and recognition 
  • Real-time updates on your child's progress  
  • Ongoing collaboration with your child's regular classroom teacher

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At Sylvan, we don't just boost grades and test scores — we help instill confidence. And it's never too late to start preparing for the new school year. Start with a $95*  Academic Checkup to find out how your child is performing in relation to national norms — and understand which areas need more attention in order to bring up those all-important grades.