When it comes to finding the right tutoring programs in the Cedar Rapids, Waterloo and Dubuque region, you want to find sessions that are tailored to individual needs — and delivered by talented instructors who know how to make learning more engaging and help students enhance their academic skills.Your search ends with Sylvan, where dynamic learning techniques combine with a personal approach to enable students to rediscover the joy of learning and fulfill their potential. Look no further than your nearby Sylvan for a dynamic, individualized approach where personal tutoring enables students to overcome knowledge gaps and reach their academic potential. Whether it's personal tutoring, homework help or college preparation, we understand that positive learning experiences are essential for success in the long term, so don't delay: contact us now to find out how we can provide the tutoring your child needs to excel.

Making a Real Difference for Our Students

Millions of children and their families have benefited at Sylvan over the years, finding valuable opportunities to thrive academically and lay the foundations for lasting success. We design personalized learning plans for each and every student, helping to ensure that every child is fully engaged and inspired — and because a number of our tutors work in schools nearby, you can rest easy knowing that we understand the local curriculum and tailor our sessions accordingly. Of course, we also want to make learning more fun, and that's why we're proud to employ the latest teaching tools and techniques, including iPad®-based sessions.

Our Cedar Rapids, Waterloo and Dubuque region Tutoring Programs Include:

  • Math tutoring: We can help students from the 1st grade to the 12th, focusing on your child's specific math needs and taking steps to improve grades.
  • Reading tutoring: We take a comprehensive approach to reading because it is a critical skill for every school subject. Our program incorporates fluency, comprehension, vocabulary, phonics and more as required.
  • Writing tutoring: From basic spelling and grammar to advanced writing techniques, Sylvan tutors can bring out more smiles and better scores when it comes to written communication.
  • Homework help: If a particular homework assignment is proving to be stressful (algebra springs to mind!), it's time to obtain just-as-needed homework tutoring at your local Sylvan.
  • Whichever program (or programs) you choose, you can rest easy knowing your child’s skill growth is backed by our Personalized Tutoring Guarantee™.

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Right now, you can get started for only $95! Through the Sylvan Insight™ Assessment, our expert tutors can identify your child’s specific strengths and needs, allowing them to locate exact areas to focus on for success. Get in touch with us to learn more!