Are you looking for a dependable reading tutor in the Cedar Rapids, Waterloo and Dubuque region? Do you think an engaging, interactive learning environment could help your child achieve better grades and enjoy reading more? Look no further than Sylvan for personalized reading tutoring that help students conquer the fundamentals of reading before advancing to more challenging concepts and building the skills needed for lasting success in the classroom and beyond. So if your son or daughter could use some extra guidance when it comes to reading, don't hesitate to get in touch with us today and find out firsthand what Sylvan's 35+ years of tutoring experience can do for your family.

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Boost Confidence and Results

At Sylvan, we take the stress out of learning by fostering an engaging, motivating atmosphere where tackling complex concepts becomes rewarding and builds confidence. Our personal approach to learning works; in fact, students who come to Sylvan for tutoring generally improve their reading scores up to three times more than non-Sylvan students. With an affordable, results-oriented program like ours, don't be surprised to see bigger smiles and more high fives during homework time!

We Can Help in All Areas of Reading, Including:

  • Vocabulary
  • Phonics 
  • Reading 
  • Comprehension 
  • Context Clues 
  • Advanced Reading

Our Tutoring Program can Make a Difference

Sylvan's reading tutors in the Cedar Rapids, Waterloo and Dubuque region appreciate the importance of mastering the essentials before advancing to more complex concepts — after all, solid reading skills can help students excel in a variety of subjects. No matter the grade or skill level of your child, our tutors will build a learning program that matches your child's specific needs — one that comes complete with the latest educational tools, techniques and technology, including iPads®, for a more engaging and personal learning experience. It's no secret that countless families have turned to Sylvan for the expert guidance they need — and we'd be delighted to assist you too.

Our Reading Tutoring Programs Feature:

  • Topics and skills that are aligned with college and career readiness standards, such as vocabulary, fluency, comprehension and phonics  
  • Comprehensive assessments that provide valuable insight into your child's strengths and needs  
  • A personalized learning plan that is designed around the results of our assessment 
  • Real-time updates on your child's progress

Ready to Get Started?

Our Sylvan Skills Assessment® helps us highlight the unique needs of your child, allowing our tutors to focus on the areas that need improvement. For a limited time, get started for $95* — to get started, contact us now!