Are you on the lookout for a writing tutor in Tuscaloosa, Alabama? Whether it's help to keep your son or daughter from falling behind, a bit of extra practice to strengthen skills or the support to truly get ahead of the curve, we're here to make it happen.

Tailored Support for Your Young Writer

From basic syntax to college 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 your child is struggling to keep up with writing assignments, or Personalized Tutoring might be just what he or she needs to develop the skills — and confidence — to conquer writing homework and tests. Here’s what you can expect:

  • 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.
  • Better results in the classroom. Our writing program aligns to college 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)

If your child could do with some extra practice to improve his or her writing skills, this program could be the perfect fit. With Academic Coaching, you can look forward to:

  • Proactive tutoring for building foundational skills that will help your child complete homework and keep up on class.
  • Targeted learning sessions tailored to your child's strengths and skills gaps including test prep and homework help.
  • Experienced tutors who know the latest teaching strategies for getting concepts to stick.
  • Affordable monthly packages that make budgeting simple.

Advanced Writing and Test Prep (K-12)

If your child is on the academic fast track, strong writing skills will serve him or her well. This program is designed specifically to teach your child the required skills — such as research-based writing skills — to excel in advanced courses and write strong college admissions essays. Here’s what you can expect with our program:

  • A confidence boost for excelling at writing-based challenges in the future.
  • The advanced composition techniques and research skills needed to excel.
  • Added guidance on crafting a college admissions essay that makes an impression.
  • Build on developing skills with more practice in research-intensive writing assignments.
  • Comparable hourly rates.

You Can Save More by Starting Today

There's still plenty of time to prepare for success in the new school year. When you book an Academic Checkup at your local Sylvan, we will compare your child's academic skills to nationwide norms — and use our findings to pinpoint areas for improvement. The time is now: get started for just $95*!