Finding the right tutor in Ames, Iowa is a great first step towards helping your child unlock his or her potential. Sylvan’s talented tutors are happy to help: they’re committed to delivering a customized and engaging learning experience that revolves around your child’s unique needs. Whether your child is in the 1st grade or the 12th, our team of education experts is well-equipped to ignite a joy of learning and guide your child on the path to success in school and beyond. Get started by contacting your nearest Sylvan in Ames today!

It Works Like This:

  • We gain valuable insight into your child's needs with a comprehensive assessment 
  • A customized learning plan is designed to focus on those specific needs 
  • Dedicated tutors keep your child engaged, supported and motivated to learn more 
  • Regular assessments and updates help to ensure that learning is challenging rather than frustrating 
  • Our smart technology enables our tutors to walk your child through adaptive lessons, ensure he or she is kept engaged and achieve results sooner
  • Your child will make guaranteed progress. Rest easy knowing your child’s skill growth is backed by our Personalized Tutoring Guarantee™.

Start with Our Academic Checkup Today

There's still plenty of time to prepare for success in the new school year. With our in-depth Academic Checkup, you can see how your child is performing compared to nationwide norms — and understand which areas need extra attention to improve. Request one today at your nearest Sylvan!