Are you searching for a tutor in the Des Moines and Ames region to help your child achieve better grades and enjoy school more? You can count on Sylvan's friendly tutors to design personalized, interactive and engaging lessons that equip your child with the tools he or she needs to succeed — in school and beyond. Here at Sylvan, we make it our mission to turn frustrations into triumphs and knowledge gaps into newfound skills — so contact us today for personal tutoring and get ready to enjoy amazing results.

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Why Choose Sylvan?

We are pleased to offer a variety of programs to address your family's needs best, including: reading, writing and math tutoring, just-as-needed homework help and test prep. We deliver results — and keep your child engaged and inspired — by combining our personal approach to learning with modern technology and a motivating rewards system. Give your child the helping hand he or she deserves: contact your local Sylvan Learning center in the Des Moines and Ames region today!

Tutoring for all Grades and Skill Levels

Sylvan's Des Moines and Ames region tutors have seen, and continue to see, just how much of a positive impact personal tutoring can make. That's why we assess every child's individual needs and goals before producing a unique tutoring program that is frequently updated so it always motivating, engaging and challenging — and free of frustration. We make use of modern technology, including iPads®, to facilitate an interactive learning environment where students can apply their newfound skills. (No more repetitive drills!) We also align our programs with college and career readiness standards, so you can be sure the skills your child develops will make a positive impact in school.

You Can Rely On Sylvan Learning For:

  • A personal learning plan, unique to your child  
  • The convenience and flexibility to schedule daytime, evening or weekend sessions 
  • Financing and payment options 
  • Real-time feedback so you can stay up-to-speed  
  • A supportive, confidence-building learning environment 
  • Proven results

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The Sylvan Skills Assessment® locates your child's requirements and personal needs, easily identifying the correct areas Sylvan tutors will address. For a limited time, get started for $95* — to get started, contact us now!