It’s only natural for kids to struggle with homework from time to time, which is why Sylvan is here to provide the tailored homework help in Ames your family needs. If your son or daughter needs extra practice on a specific assignment, test prep for an upcoming exam, or wants to get ahead, our tutors can help.

Make Homework Stress a Thing of the Past

From reading and writing to advanced math topics, we’ll ensure your child has the focused guidance he or she needs to turn frustration into success.

Academic Coaching (K-8)

If your son or daughter is having a tough time grasping a new concept or a particular homework assignment, our tutors are happy to help! We can lower frustration, boost comprehension and teach your child how to apply new skills, leading to higher grades and better performance in class. With Academic Coaching, your child can:

  • Feel fully supported with tailored sessions that meet his or her individual needs, so concepts really click and confidence builds. Plus, your child can get help in a wide variety of homework subjects. (You don't have to become the expert!)
  • Improve comprehension and master skills thanks to a deeper level of learning and skill practice that really gets concepts to stick.
  • Feel more confident and less stressed as he or she receives feedback and recognition from the tutor for every skill learned.
  • …and affordable monthly packages keep things simple

Advanced Homework Help (Grades 9-12)

Homework assignments sometimes challenge even the brightest high school students. If your teen has come to dread homework because of the volume of assignments or the complexity of the subject matter, it's time to turn to Sylvan for Advanced Homework Help. You’ll see improved comprehension which will lead to less frustration and higher grades. Here’s what you can expect from our Advanced Homework Help program:

  • Better preparation and greater confidence thanks to the guidance of our engaging subject experts.
  • Personalized tutoring sessions that ensure each new concept really sticks.
  • Practical support for math, history and other subjects, as well as various AP classes.
  • Competitive hourly rates.