Get rid of test-day jitters and watch your child’s confidence soar with proven ACT prep in California from Sylvan Learning. Our friendly tutors take the anxiety out of the ACT because they understand every aspect of the exam. We’re here to help your child hone his or her test-taking skills and master valuable strategies for tackling every portion of the test, so he or she can wake up on test day feeling well-prepared. This means you can anticipate better scores on the ACT — a vital component as the competition to get into the best college grows.

Great Results Start with Great Prep

For many students in our test prep program, it only takes them five to eight weeks to master the vital skills they need to improve their ACT prep scores. That’s because we deliver a highly effective combination of small-group instruction, independent learning, practice tests and online resources that gives students a real competitive edge!

Amazing Results are Within Reach!

Make an even bigger impact with Sylvan Prep Online! This handy online resource comes included with our in-person instruction, or you have the option to select it on its own. It's a valuable resource that offers a number of helpful tools to students anytime, anywhere. That includes thousands of specific video lessons for approaching real ACT test problems and an interactive vocabulary builder with hundreds of common ACT words. In addition, our full-length, timed practice tests give your teen the opportunity to become comfortable with the format and pacing of the exam.

A Little Preparation Goes A Long Way

  • Master effective exam-taking techniques
  • Learn techniques and strategies for approaching different sections of the test
  • Heighten math and verbal skills
  • Bolster college-level vocabulary
  • Amplify confidence and reduce test-day jitters

Book a Free Practice Test Today!

For a limited-time, Sylvan is offering FREE* in-center practice exams, a fantastic way to help prepare your teen for the big test day. This allows your teen to get familiar with both the pacing and format of the exam; it also helps him or her uncover strengths and pinpoint areas to focus on and improve for the best possible results. Ease test-day nerves by scheduling a free practice exam at your nearest Sylvan: contact us today!