Are you on the lookout for a writing tutor in the Champaign, Springfield and Decatur region? Whether you’ve noticed your son or daughter is starting to fall behind on writing assignments, would benefit from extra practice to improve skills or is looking to get ahead to start building a foundation for future success, our skilled tutors are here to help.

Customizable Learning for Your Family

Sylvan is committed to providing programs that aim to support your child towards build writing skills that will lead to success. From lessons on the fundamentals of sentence structure to support writing college application essays, our writing tutors will make sure your child has all the necessary tools to succeed — and has fun in the process!

Personalized Tutoring (K-12)

If your child is finding it difficult to keep up in terms of writing level, our Personalized Tutoring program in writing can help improve skills so your son or daughter can finish writing assignments and homework without the frustration. Here’s what Personalized Tutoring can provide:

  • 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 a good fit if your child would benefit from extra practice to improve skills needed for writing-based assignment and tests. With Academic Coaching, you’ll get:

  • Proactive tutoring support to work on skills and keep up with homework and in class.
  • Tutoring sessions targeted to your child’s needs — from skill practice, to help with homework, to test prep guidance.
  • Hands-on activities that establish a strong foundation for building on skills.
  • Expert tutors who use the modern teaching methods to get new concepts to click (that means you don’t have to become an expert!)
  • Affordable monthly packages to keep it simple and budget-friendly.

Advanced Writing and Test Prep (Grades K-12)

For the student who is motivated to achieve ambitious academic goals, strong writing skills are key. This program is meant to help your child excel in advanced courses, build research-focused writing skills and write college admissions essays that really get noticed. You can expect the following with this program:

  • More confidence for conquering writing-related challenges moving forward.
  • An understanding of composition techniques and research skills that help your child excel in advanced courses.
  • Expert guidance on how to write a compelling college essay that makes an impression.
  • Build upon existing skills with practice in research-focused writing.
  • Affordable hourly rates.

Act Now and Save

Get started for only $95 for a limited time. The Sylvan Insight™ Assessment is a fantastic way to pinpoint both your child's strengths and skill sets that could use improvement. Fill out our form or give us a call today and we'll get in touch to discuss your needs and who we can help.