Do you need a writing tutor in the Hartford and New Haven region? If you think your child is struggling to keep from falling behind with writing assignments, would benefit from added practice to stay on track or is eager to start working towards his or her goals and get ahead of the game, our tutors are available 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. From the basics of sentence structure to tips for writing college application essays, our writing tutors know how to provide your child with essential tools for success — and make sure he or she has a little fun in the process.

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 Personalized Tutoring, you can expect:

  • More proficient, engaging writing skills. Master the writing process — from composition to revision and editing — to build a solid foundation. With these skills, your child will become a better writer and better student overall.
  • Results in the classroom. Our writing program was developed to contribute to college and career readiness so the attention is on practical skills.
  • Affordable rates. Our hourly rates are comparable to other local tutors, so making sure your family has the best writing help always fits your budget.

Academic Coaching (K-8)

This program is ideal if your child needs added practice to build on skills for writing-related homework assignments and tests. You can expect the following from Academic Coaching:

  • Proactive tutoring support that builds skills needed to keep up in class and complete homework.
  • Learning sessions personalized to your child’s needs, from skill practice to homework help and tips for studying for tests.
  • Interactive activities that emphasize hands-on learning.
  • Expert tutors who use modern teaching methods to make sure difficult concepts make sense (so you don’t have to be the expert!).
  • Budget-friendly rates with monthly packages that keep things simple.

Advanced Writing and Test Prep (Grades K-12)

For students on the academic fast track, strong writing skills are essential. This program is designed to help your child with everything from acing advanced courses and building research-based writing skills to writing a college admissions essay that will stand out. With this program, you can expect the following:

  • High confidence in tackling writing assignments and challenges.
  • The basics of composition and research skills that will serve your child well in advanced courses.
  • Expert support in writing a college admissions essay that gets noticed.
  • Strengthen developing skills with hands-on practice in research and writing.
  • Budget-friendly hourly rates.

Don't Wait to See Results

Get started for only $95 for a limited time. The Sylvan Insight™ Assessment is a terrific way to pinpoint your child's strengths and pinpoint any skill sets that could use extra attention. Give us a call or fill out the form and we'll contact you as soon as possible to talk about your needs and how we can help.