It’s normal for your child to experience homework challenges at one point or another — and when those times come, the expert tutors at Sylvan in Gurnee can help your child tackle homework challenges head on. If your son or daughter needs extra practice on a specific assignment, test prep for an upcoming exam, or wants to get ahead, our tutors can help.

Targeted Tutoring in Specific Subjects

From math to reading and writing, we prepare students to approach each challenge in the right way and conquer any academic challenge.

Academic Coaching (K-8)

If your son or daughter does well in class but sometimes finds homework assignments overwhelming, our tutors can help. We boost comprehension, minimize frustration and show kids how to raise their scores in class using their new skills. With Academic Coaching, you can expect your child to:

  • Feel fully supported with tailored sessions that meet his or her individual needs, so concepts really click and confidence builds. Plus, your child can get help in a wide variety of homework subjects. (You don't have to become the expert!)
  • Improve comprehension and master skills thanks to a deeper level of learning and skill practice that really gets concepts to stick.
  • Feel more confident and less stressed as he or she receives feedback and recognition from the tutor for every skill learned.
  • …and affordable monthly packages keep things simple

Advanced Homework Help (Grades 9-12)

Even the best students sometimes encounter difficulties with difficult high school homework assignments. If your teen feels overwhelmed by the number of assignments or the sheer complexity of certain topics, our Advanced Homework Help program can help. You’ll see an improvement in comprehension, which in turn leads to lower stress levels and even higher scores. Here's what you can expect with this program:

  • Tailored learning sessions that cater to your teen's needs so skills are really mastered!
  • Bolstered confidence and better preparation, with minimal stress thanks to expert tutors who motivate and inspire.
  • Expert guidance on a variety of subjects, from history to advanced math and AP classes.
  • Competitive hourly rates that work with your family's budget.