Ease test-day nerves and bolster your teen’s confidence with effective test prep in Iowa from Sylvan Learning. Our expert teachers take the stress out of exams because they know the ACT and SAT tests inside and out. Your child will learn the skills and strategies needed to navigate every type of test question, so he or she will be well-prepared when the big test day arrives. As a result, you can expect higher test scores and high fives all around — and an all-important edge in the race for college places.

Impressive Scores Begin with Proven Prep

Most of our students hone the skills they need to raise their test scores in as little as five to eight weeks. It’s all due to our effective mix of small-group instruction, independent learning, valuable online resources and full-length practice tests — a proven combination that makes a tangible difference on test results!

Discover the Sylvan Difference Firsthand

Study with ease with Sylvan Prep Online! Our online learning environment is included with our in-center instruction, or you can choose it as a standalone program. t's a valuable resource that offers a number of helpful tools to students anytime, anywhere. This includes thousands of in-depth video lessons that will walk your teen through real test problems step-by-step. In addition, our full-length, timed practice tests give your teen the opportunity to become comfortable with the format and pacing of the exam.

A Little Preparation Goes a Long Way

  • Hone exam-taking skills
  • Acquire strategic skills and techniques for tackling different sections of the exam
  • Improve verbal and math skills
  • Enhance college-level vocabulary
  • Boost confidence and diminish stress

Schedule a Free Practice Exam Today!

For a limited-time, Sylvan is offering FREE* in-center practice exams, a fantastic way to help prepare your teen for the big test day. Trying a timed test will help your teen get comfortable with the setup and pacing of the exam, determine strengths and find out which areas need more attention in order to maximize scores. There’s no time like the present, so contact us today to get started!