Homework is supposed to be challenging. But that challenge can sometimes cross the line into frustration. In that case, Sylvan’s homework help in the Des Moines and Ames region could help turn things around. If your child could use some extra help with a particular assignment or prepping for a test or is just looking to get ahead in class, our tutors can help.

Tailored to Meet Unique Needs

Any school subject could have homework assignment requirements, so solutions can’t be one-size-fits-all. From reading and writing to math, we’ll focus on your child’s specific skills gaps to get results. When the next homework challenge arrives, he or she will be ready to conquer it with ease.

Academic Coaching (K-8)

There's no question: tough homework assignments are a source of stress for your child and, sometimes, the entire family too. If your son or daughter has always been a good student but you notice he or she is struggling with a particular subject, it’s time to consider Sylvan. We know exactly how to improve comprehension and lay the groundwork for practical skills that result in higher scores, more confidence — and less frustration during homework time! With our Academic Coaching program, your child will:

  • Increase comprehension to encourage a deeper level of learning.
  • Feel supported through sessions that are targeted to meet his or her unique needs.
  • Nurture the right skills with homework tutors who are experts in the latest teaching methods (so you don’t have to be!). 
  • Boost confidence as we acknowledge newly developing skills.
  • …and thanks to our affordable monthly packages, it can all fit into your budget!

Advanced Homework Help (9-12)

Even the smartest kids can start to feel overwhelmed sometimes. Even the smartest kids can start to feel overwhelmed sometimes. Here’s what you can expect with this program:

  • Tailored tutoring sessions to ensure important concepts are sinking in. 
  • A confidence boost thanks to the guidance, engagement and motivation of our experts.
  • Boosted comprehension as your child works on building essential skills and a deeper level of learning.
  • Proactive support for a variety of topics and AP classes, from history to advanced math.
  • Affordable monthly rates.

Take Advantage of Special Savings!

For a limited time only, you can get started for just $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!