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 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.

Learn About the Sylvan Difference

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 aim to challenge and engage each and every student, and that's why we design a tailored instructional plan for each child— and, in addition, many of our instructors work in local schools nearby, which means they can modify Sylvan lessons according to the curriculum in question. Our instructors also utilize the latest teaching tools and techniques, including iPads®.

Our Tutoring Programs In The Cedar Rapids, Waterloo and Dubuque region:

  • 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 for some timely homework tutoring.
  • 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 pinpoint the unique strengths and needs of your child and determine areas that require attention for success. Contact us today to learn more!