When it comes to tutoring programs in the Cedar Rapids, Waterloo and Dubuque region, parents and children alike benefit from personalized programs — not one-size-fits-all sessions — and tutors who know how to make learning more rewarding, helping students accelerate their academic success. Look no further than your nearby Sylvan center 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.

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Rest assured that we provide tangible results because we appreciate the importance of academic results.Sylvan has more than 35 years of experience helping students obtain their desired results in school and beyond. With that in mind, you can take our word that Sylvan has spent 35 years helping students excel.

Experience the Difference with Sylvan

Over the years, Sylvan has helped millions of children experience an engaging form of learning and obtain the education they need to thrive. 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. There's also a big enjoyment factor: we make full use of the newest teaching tools and techniques, including sessions taught using iPads®.

In The Cedar Rapids, Waterloo and Dubuque region, We Provide:

  • 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 tutoring center.

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Through the Sylvan Skills Assessment®, our instructors can identify your child’s specific requirements, allowing them to locate exact areas for improvement. Get started for $95* — for a limited time only.