Are you in the market for a writing tutor in the Barrie region? Whether you’ve noticed your son or daughter is starting to fall behind on writing assignments, would benefit from extra practice to improve skills or is looking to get ahead to start building a foundation for future success, our skilled tutors are here to help.

Customizable Learning for Your Family

Sylvan offers a range of programs devoted to helping your child develop strong writing skills, so your son or daughter has access to support that will make a difference. Both the basics of sentence structure and how to write the best university admissions essay possible will be covered, as well as everything in between — our writing tutors will also make sure your child has fun in along the way!

Personalized Tutoring (K-12)

If your child is struggling to meet writing level expectations, our Personalized Tutoring program could be a great option to help him or her improve skills and start acing writing assignments free of frustration. With Personalized Tutoring, you can expect: With our Personalized Tutoring program, you can look forward to:

  • The confidence to be a more engaging writer. Starting with the fundamentals of the writing process including compositing, revising and editing, we make sure your child has a solid foundation. 
  • Noticeable results in the classroom. Our writing program is designed around the standards of university and career readiness, so the focus is on relevant skills.
  • Budget-friendly rates. Our hourly rates are comparable to other tutors in the area, so getting the writing help your family needs is affordable.

Academic Coaching (K-8)

This program is a good fit if your child would benefit from extra practice to improve skills needed for writing-based assignment and tests. Our Academic Coaching can provide:

  • Proactive tutoring that builds skills for both homework and in-class success.
  • Hands-on activities that establish a solid foundation for improving skills.
  • Learning sessions that target your child’s particular needs with skill practice, homework help and test prep support.
  • Expert tutors who make sure to use modern teaching methods to get concepts to click (so you don’t have to learn the material!).
  • Competitively priced monthly packages to 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 meant to help your child excel in advanced courses, build research-focused writing skills and write university admissions essays that really get noticed. With this program, you can expect the following:

  • More confidence for conquering writing-related challenges moving forward.
  • An understanding of composition techniques and research skills that help your child excel in advanced courses.
  • Expert guidance on how to write a compelling university essay that makes an impression.
  • Build upon existing skills with practice in research-focused writing.
  • Affordable hourly rates.

Ready to Get Started?

The Sylvan Insight™ Assessment is a fantastic way to pinpoint both your child's strengths and skill sets that could use improvement. Call today or fill out our form and we'll contact you soon to discuss your needs and ways to help.