When it comes to tutoring programs in the Cedar Rapids, Waterloo and Dubuque region, parents and children alike want tailored programs — not one-size-fits-all classes — and dedicated instructors who guide, motivate and encourage students in a way that accelerates academic success and makes learning more rewarding and interactive. Look no further than Sylvan for dynamic learning programs where a personal approach allows students to tackle tricky school topics and reach their full potential. We understand that positive learning experiences are vital to long-term success — whether it's personal tutoring, homework help or college prep — so contact us today to set your child on the path to a bright future.

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Our Methods Boost Scores and Confidence

Our focus is on measurable results because we know that students and parents value the importance of good academic scores. As such, you can count on the 35 years we've spent helping students reach their goals in the classroom. With that in mind, you can rest easy knowing that Sylvan has 35 years of experience 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 tailor an instructional plan for each student, ensuring they are challenged, inspired and motivated — and because many Sylvan tutors also work in nearby schools, you can rest assured that our lessons will complement the local curriculum by covering concepts relevant to schoolwork. There's also a big enjoyment factor: we make full use of the newest teaching tools and techniques, including sessions taught using iPads®.

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

  • Math tutoring: From the 1st grade all the way to the 12th, our Cedar Rapids, Waterloo and Dubuque region tutors know how to help students fill in knowledge gaps and move their math skills to the next level.
  • Reading tutoring: We appreciate that reading affects performance in every school subject — and even good readers sometimes need a little extra assistance. Our tutors can focus on comprehension, fluency and vocabulary as required —skills that continue to play a role in learning for many years to come.
  • Writing tutoring: Our tutors can lead the way to more smiles and better grades when it comes to spelling, grammar and even advanced essay techniques.
  • Homework help: It's inevitable that some take-home assignments are tougher than others (did somebody mention algebra?), and when that happens, you can turn to your nearby Sylvan tutoring center for some timely homework tutoring.

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