Finding a dependable reading tutor in the Chicagoland could go a long way towards making sure your child is developing strong reading skills, gaining confidence and getting results that extend beyond the classroom. If you think your child is starting to fall behind, could use some added practice to stay up to speed or is just eager to get ahead of the pack, our tutors are available to provide the personalized support he or she needs to achieve every goal.

Learning Designed to Get Results

Sylvan offers a number of approaches to reading tutoring to ensure your child is getting the attention he or she needs to progress. After identifying the level your child is currently reading at, we’ll recommend the best program to make sure he or she starts seeing results.

Personalized Tutoring (K-12)

If your child is struggling to keep up with reading level expectations and needs help to catch up and build confidence, this program can help. Our intensive reading tutoring aims to help your son or daughter gain and master the essential skills to get in line with grade level. You can expect the following from our Personalized Tutoring:

  • Progress guaranteed! Your child will succeed both in the classroom and during homework time. 
  • The personalized support your child needs. After a thorough reading assessment, we’ll be able to pinpoint exactly what your child needs to improve fluency and comprehension. 
  • A confidence boost and lots of support. Our certified reading tutors will periodically tweak your child’s personalized learning plan to make sure lessons are kept challenging but never frustrating. 
  • The skills for success. Matching our curriculum with the local schools ensures your child will always be learning skills he or she can apply in the classroom. 
  • Budget-friendly rates. You can be sure your family is getting the best reading help with our prices, comparable to other tutoring companies and local private tutors.

Academic Coaching (K-8)

This program is a good fit for kids who would benefit from extra practice to conquer the reading component of assignments and tests. With Academic Coaching, you’ll get:

  • Dedicated tutoring that aims to sharpen reading comprehension skills and that will make sure your child is completing homework and keeping up in class. 
  • Learning sessions that focus on skill practice, homework help and test prep, all designed to meet your child’s needs. 
  • A locally aligned curriculum that is relevant to what your child is learning in class.
  • Hands-on activities that improve reading skills and your child’s understanding of all kids of material.
  • Affordable prices that fit your budget thanks to our convenient monthly packages.

Advanced Reading and Test Prep (Grades K-12)

From managing tough workloads and conquering reading-focused assignments to studying for big tests, this program is perfect for the student on the fast track. Make sure your teen is keeping up with advanced coursework and excelling in college-level classes with Sylvan’s Advanced Skills course. You can look forward to the following with our program:

  • More confidence to tackle big workloads
  • More efficient reading skills for completing assignments in advanced classes
  • Improved time management skills to complete homework and study for tests that include a large reading component — including the SAT and ACT
  • Better scores on homework assignments, tests, and on college entrance exams
  • Preparation for the high expectations of college workloads
  • Competitive hourly rates

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