Searching for an effective writing tutor in Southbury? Whether you want to prevent your child falling behind on writing assignments, arrange some extra practice or focus on the skills to get ahead, our talented tutors can help.

Tutoring That Targets Your Child's Needs

Sylvan has a range of programs designed to support your son or daughter in developing essential writing skills. 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 keeping up with writing level expectations is a struggle for your son or daughter, our Personalized Tutoring program can help him or her learn the skills he or she needs to start conquering writing assignments with confidence. Here’s what you can look forward to:

  • Engaging writing abilities and higher confidence. Your child will not only master the mechanics of writing, but also the process of composing and editing essays. These skills make children better students overall, not just better writers.
  • Improved scores at school. We align our writing program to established college and career readiness standards, helping students make immediate improvements and prepare for success down the road.
  • Competitive rates: Our hourly rates compare with other tutoring companies, so you know the best writing help is within your family's budget.

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. Here is what you can look forward to with our Academic Coaching:

  • Proactive tutoring to strengthen core skills and keep up in class.
  • Tutoring sessions that cater to your child's exact needs — including skills practice, homework help and test prep.
  • Hands-on activities that reinforce the concepts learned and lead to skill mastery.
  • Expert tutors who know the latest, most effective teaching methods inside and out (so you don't have to!)
  • Competitive monthly packages to keep tutoring affordable.

Advanced Writing and Test Prep (K-12)

Strong writing skills are essential for any student who is on the academic fast track. This program is designed to help your child develop research-based writing skills, excel in advanced courses and hone the ability to write compelling college admissions essays. Here's what you can expect:

  • A timely confidence boost to take on any writing-based challenge.
  • Advanced composition and research techniques to ace complicated assignments.
  • Expert guidance to create a truly compelling college application.
  • Progressive skill mastery through practical activities and practice.
  • Budget-friendly hourly rates.

Get started today for only $95 for a limited time. The Sylvan Insight™ Assessment is tailored to pinpoint your child’s personal strengths and needs, allowing our expert tutors to help him or her grow in all needed areas and achieve greater success. Contact us today and we'll get in touch to discuss how we can meet your needs.