Are you searching for a writing tutor in Mattoon, Illinois? We know all too well that writing assignments can become a source of household stress when homework time arrives — whether you have a young child working on spelling long words or a teenager trying to write a multi-page thesis paper. Don’t sweat it: Sylvan’s writing tutors are here to help. Our writing instructors know how to help children move their writing abilities to the next level, resulting in better scores at school and all-round improved confidence. Let Sylvan bring out the best in your child: call today to get started!

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Help Ensure Your Child’s Success

Throughout every stage of education ― and even in most modern career paths ― writing is an essential skill. So it's notable that most kids are not yet proficient writers1, and that writing is the only subject area in most teachers rate their students as only “fair” or “poor.”2 Hiring a Sylvan writing tutor in Mattoon can boost your child’s skills and give him or her a real advantage for the future!

We Can Help in All Areas of Writing, Including:

  • Spelling 
  • Punctuation 
  • Grammar 
  • Composition 
  • Thesis Statements 
  • College Application Essays

We Help Make a Positive Impact

Based on your son or daughter’s specific needs, our writing tutors can help your child with fluency, phonics, vocabulary or comprehension — or all of the above. Every step of the way, they will make use of an assortment of tools and techniques — including an exciting rewards system — to ensure tutoring is interactive, engaging and challenging (but never frustrating). On top of that, we're mindful to align our programs with college and career readiness standards, so you can be confident that Sylvan is the right choice when it comes to your child's future success.

How Does Our Personalized Tutoring Work?

  • First and foremost, we undertake a thorough assessment of your child in order to pinpoint his or her talents and skill gaps  
  • Next comes to the development of a tailored tutoring plan, based on the results of our assessment  
  • Our expert writing tutors then step in, fostering an engaging and supportive learning environment  
  • Throughout the program, we provide real-time feedback and progress reports to keep parents in-the-know

Get Started with Our Limited-Time Special

There's no better time than now to get ready for the new school year. With a Sylvan Academic Checkup, we can take stock of your child's academic skills compared to national norms — and use the results to pick out specific areas for extra attention. Don’t wait: start today for just $95*!