Get rid of test-day jitters and watch your child’s confidence soar with proven test prep in Iowa from Sylvan Learning. Our talented teachers make studying for exams easier because they’re knowledgeable about every portion of the ACT and SAT tests. Your son or daughter will acquire valuable skills and tactics for tackling each type of exam question, so he or she will feel ready when exam day comes. This means you can anticipate better test scores — a vital component as the competition to get into the best college grows.

Great Scores Start with Effective Prep

You can feel good knowing many of our students master the skills and strategies they need to raise their test scores in just five to eight weeks. That’s because we deliver a highly effective combination of small-group instruction, independent learning, practice tests and online resources that gives students a real competitive edge!

Discover the Sylvan Difference Firsthand

Take results to the next level with Sylvan Prep Online! This convenient online tool comes included with our in-center learning, or you can opt to select it by itself. This interactive resource offers a wide range of helpful tools and tutorials that students can access around the clock. This includes thousands of detailed video lessons that guide your teen through real exam problems in detail. On top of that, our timed, full-length practice tests will get your teen comfortable with the length and format of the exam.

Prepare for Success

  • Acquire highly effective exam-taking skills
  • Practice specific skills and strategies for taking on different sections of the exam
  • Sharpen verbal and math skills
  • Enrich college-level vocabulary
  • Enhance confidence and diminish anxiety

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There's no better way to start preparing for the ACT or SAT than taking a full-length practice test — and right now, we're providing FREE* practice exams at your local Sylvan. Your teen will be able to familiarize him or herself with the setup of the exam, determine strengths and pinpoint areas for improvement in order to maximize results. There's no such thing as being too prepared, so contact us now to get started!