Are you in need of a writing tutor in the Cedar Rapids, Waterloo and Dubuque region? Whether it seems as though your son or daughter is beginning to fall behind on writing assignments, <could use some extra practice to enhance sills or is just interested in getting ahead to lay the foundation for success, we have experienced tutors that can help.

Focused Learning to Meet Specific Needs

Sylvan’s programs are designed to help each and every child build strong writing skills, so your son or daughter is sure to get the kind of guidance that will lead to success. Lessons on sentence structure and grammar and tips for writing compelling college application essays are just a few things our writing tutors can do to help your child build the skills to succeed — and he or she will have fun along the way!

Personalized Tutoring (K-12)

If your child is struggling to keep up with writing level requirements, our Personalized Tutoring program in writing could be just what he or she needs to build on skills, tackle writing assignments and avoid frustration. Here’s what you can look forward to with Personalized Tutoring: Our Personalized Tutoring program can offer:

  • Become a more engaging and confident writer. Beginning with the basics of writing like composing, revising and editing essays, we aim to give your child a strong foundation. These skills will empower your son or daughter to become a more proficient writer—and student. 
  • Bigger, better results in the classroom. Our writing program is set up to align with college and career standards so the emphasis is placed on developing skills that will be useful in the future.
  • Affordable prices. Our hourly rates are competitive with local tutoring companies and private tutors so getting quality writing help for your family is always within budget.

Academic Coaching (K-8)

This program is a good fit if your child would benefit from extra practice to improve skills needed for writing-based assignment and tests. Here is what you can expect from Academic Coaching:

  • Proactive tutoring that focus on skill mastery for homework and in-class success. 
  • Tutoring sessions that are tailored to your child’s requirements with test prep, homework help and skill building. 
  • Hands-on activities that lay the groundwork for building on skills.
  • Expert tutors who are dedicated to using the latest teaching methods to improve understanding of new concepts (so you don’t have to be an expert!).
  • Affordable prices with monthly packages that keep things straightforward.

Advanced Writing and Test Prep (Grades K-12)

Solid writing skills are one of the most important things for a student with ambitious academic goals. This program is designed to help your child excel in advanced courses and learn the research-based writing skills to complete homework and tests with writing components as well as write college admissions essays. With this program you can look forward to:

  • More confidence to tackle writing-based challenges in the future.
  • The composition techniques and research skills that will help your child ace advanced courses.
  • Expert guidance for how to craft an engaging college essay that stands out.
  • Build on developing skills with extra practice in research-based writing.
  • Competitive hourly rates.

Get Started Now and Save!

Get started today for only $95 for a limited time. Sylvan Insight™ Assessment is the perfect way to pinpoint and target your child's needs, including strengths and skill gaps. Fill out our form or give us a call and we'll contact you to discuss your needs and what we can do to help.