Get rid of test-day jitters and watch your child’s confidence soar with proven ACT prep in Illinois from Sylvan Learning. Our expert tutors instill confidence in every student because they’re knowledgeable about every section of the test. Your child will learn the skills and strategies needed to navigate every type of test question, so he or she will be well-prepared when the big test day arrives. As a result, you can expect higher scores on the ACT, high fives all around — and an all-important edge in the race for college places.

The Right Results Start with the Best Prep

Most of our students hone the skills they need to raise their ACT prep scores in as little as five to eight weeks. That’s because we offer small-group teaching, independent learning, 24/7 access to online resources and timed, full-length practice tests — a combination that’s proven to deliver impressive results!

Discover the Sylvan Difference Firsthand

Study with ease with Sylvan Prep Online! Our online learning environment is included with our in-center instruction, or you can choose it as a standalone program. It's a valuable resource that offers a number of helpful tools to students anytime, anywhere. The program features thousands of comprehensive video lessons that guide students through real test problems, as well as a cool vocabulary builder that features hundreds of common ACT test words. Sylvan Prep Online also offers full-length, timed practice tests that will help familiarize your teen with the length and layout of the exam.

Laying The Groundwork For Success

  • Master effective exam-taking techniques
  • Learn techniques and strategies for approaching different sections of the test
  • Heighten math and verbal skills
  • Bolster college-level vocabulary
  • Amplify confidence and reduce test-day jitters

Take Advantage of Our Special Offer!

Right now, your teen can take a FREE* full-length practice ACT test at Sylvan — a great way to prepare for the upcoming exam. Trying a timed test will help your teen get comfortable with the setup and pacing of the exam, determine strengths and find out which areas need more attention in order to maximize scores. Ease test-day nerves by scheduling a free practice exam at your nearest Sylvan: contact us today!