If you want the best for your child in school and beyond, Sylvan’s tutoring programs in Ames, Iowa will inspire, motivate and deliver real results. We understand that it can be difficult to know if your child is meeting his or her full potential. Rest assured, that’s where our knowledgeable and experienced tutors come in. From timely homework help to engaging, personalized instruction, we design our programs to meet individual needs, boost performance at school and restore the love of learning. Invest in your child's success: complete our form or call now!

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Looking for Better Academic Results?

It's fair to say that Sylvan delivers results that are truly impressive. As a matter of fact, our students see up to three times more growth in math and reading scores than kids who don’t attend Sylvan sessions. It's a statistic that speaks to our 35 years of experience bringing the best out of students.

A Personal and Engaging Learning Experience

When it comes to tutoring programs that make a big impact, look no further than your local Sylvan in Ames, Iowa. We plan our lessons to be engaging, to align with college and career readiness standards, and to feature the latest teaching tools and technology — such as iPads® — to enhance the overall learning experience. Choose Sylvan: we know how to help Ames students get more from learning.

We're Your Trusted Source For:

  • Math tutoring: We can get to the root of your child’s math needs, addressing tricky topics and focusing on the math skills he or she needs to excel.
  • Reading tutoring: It's important to remember that not every child takes naturally to reading, and that even capable readers occasionally need some extra help. Our programs can focus on whichever area is causing concern, whether it's comprehension, fluency or vocabulary.
  • Writing tutoring: It almost goes without saying that strong writing abilities are critical in the classroom and beyond. From basic spelling to grammar and composition, our writing programs result in better scores — and bigger smiles!
  • Homework help: We understand that many students find homework assignments more difficult as they progress through school (hello, pre-algebra!), so we're proud to provide just-as-needed homework help. This is the ideal program if your child is generally comfortable with take-home tasks but could use some timely intervention on a specific assignment.
  • And much more — simply get in touch to find out!

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At Sylvan Learning, we know what it takes to help students achieve academic success. If you want to know which skills your child needs to work on to achieve better grades, start with an Academic Checkup, which compares specific academic skills to national norms. Discover how Sylvan can help your child reach his or her academic potential: start with a checkup for only $95*.