Are you considering enlisting a writing tutor in Pleasanton, California to help your child? It's a smart move. We understand how writing assignments can quickly become a battle of wills between parents and kids, whether your child is starting to master complete sentences or working on a big thesis paper. Fortunately, you can take yourself out of the equation when you call on Sylvan’s writing tutors to guide your young writer. Our talented tutors are experts when it comes to developing stronger writing skills, helping your child gain new confidence and achieve more in the classroom — and beyond. Let Sylvan bring out the best in your child: call today to get started!

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Give Your Child the Support to Succeed

There’s no mistaking that writing is a crucial skill to have, both inside and outside the classroom. Yet, studies show that most kids are not proficient writers1, and writing is the only subject area in which the majority of teachers rank their students as “fair” or “poor.”2 As a result, enlisting your local Sylvan writing tutor in Pleasanton is a way to not only boost your child’s writing abilities, but also to enhance his or her prospects in the long run.

We Can Help in All Areas of Writing, Including:

  • Spelling 
  • Punctuation 
  • Grammar 
  • Composition 
  • Thesis Statements 
  • College Application Essays

Our Approach to Tutoring

From basic comprehension, vocabulary and grammar to advanced reading strategies, our writing tutors are well-equipped to assist students of all grades and skill levels. Along the way, they’ll use a variety of techniques, including a rewards system, to make tutoring exciting and engaging. There's also the fact that our programs adhere to national college and career readiness standards, so you can rest assured that an education at Sylvan could be the first step works lasting success.

Here's How It Works:

  • We always start with a comprehensive assessment to identify your child’s academic strengths and areas for improvement  
  • From there, we will design a personalized tutoring plan, taking into account the results of the assessment  
  • Our talented writing tutors begin to carry out the plan, all the while keeping your child motivated and engaged 
  • Last but certainly not least, we provide real-time feedback and recognition, as well as regular progress reports so you can see the amazing results!

Get Started with Our Limited-Time Special

The Sylvan Skills Assessment® is designed to help determine your child's unique learning requirements so that our expert tutors can focus on strengthening those specific areas to achieve greater success. For a limited time, you can get started for only $95*! Contact us today to learn more!