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. We appreciate that positive learning experiences are essential for lasting success in the classroom and beyond, so get in touch with us today to find out how we can help your child get on the path to a great future.

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Enhancing Scores and Boosting Confidence

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. After all, Sylvan has spent 35 years helping students achieve more in the classroom.

The Difference We Can Make

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 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. Our tutors also employ some of the very latest teaching techniques and tools, including sessions based around iPads®.

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

  • Math tutoring: Our math programs, which are available from the 1st grade to the 12th, emphasize key math skills and concepts, helping students overcome knowledge gaps and master the subject.
  • Reading tutoring: This is an area that affects every other school subject, so we take an in-depth approach that covers everything from fluency to phonics — skills that will be crucial to your child's learning process for many years to come.
  • Writing tutoring: Our writing instructors bring out more smiles and better scores when it comes to spelling, punctuation and more advanced writing techniques.
  • Homework help: If a take-home assignment is causing trouble in your household (hello, algebra!), pay a visit to your local Sylvan center for a timely intervention.

Take Advantage of Special Savings!

With the Sylvan Skills Assessment®, you can expect our instructors to locate each student’s unique needs and identify specific areas for improvement. Get started for $95* — contact us now for more information!