Trying to find an effective writing tutor in Gurnee? Look no further than the experts at your local Sylvan — whether your child is falling behind in writing abilities, needs extra practice or wants to gain the advanced writing skills to get ahead of the curve.

We Focus on Each Student's Exact Needs

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 your child's writing abilities are below grade level, it's time to focus on skill gaps — and take the frustration out of written assignments and homework — with our Personalized Tutoring program in writing. Here’s some of what our program can provide:

  • More proficient writing skills: Our goal is to make sure your child learns the mechanics of the writing process from composition to revisions.
  • Bigger, better results in the classroom: We designed our writing program to match up with college and career readiness standards so skills learned are useful for present and future success.
  • Rates you can afford: Our competitive hourly rates align with other tutoring companies and private tutors in the area.

Academic Coaching (K-8)

This program is specifically designed for children who need extra support to reach their writing potential and boost their homework and test scores. This is what Academic Coaching provides:

  • Proactive tutoring to strengthen core skills and keep up in class.
  • Tutoring sessions that cater to your child's exact needs — including skill practice, homework help and test prep.
  • Expert tutors who know the latest, most effective teaching methods inside and out.
  • Competitive monthly packages to keep tutoring affordable.

Advanced Writing and Test Prep (K-12)

Every student on the academic fast track needs strong writing skills. This program is meant to help your child develop research-based writing skills, excel in advanced courses and write engaging college admissions essays that stand out. Here’s what you can expect with our program:

  • Unshakable confidence to overcome any writing-based challenge and continue progressing.
  • Useful composition techniques and research skills needed to attain top scores in advanced courses.
  • Expert tutoring specifically for crafting a persuasive college application essay.
  • Skill mastery through hands-on tasks and lots of valuable practice time.
  • Competitive hourly rates.

Ready to Get Results?

The Sylvan Insight™ Assessment helps determine your child’s learning requirements so that our expert tutors can focus on strengthening those specific areas for greater success. Contact us today and we can discuss your needs and how we can meet them.