No matter if it’s subject-specific assistance, college prep or general study help you’re looking for, Sylvan’s tutoring programs in Ames, Iowa can deliver amazing results. We recognize that learning struggles can arise at any time and additional help may be needed. Rest assured, the caring tutors at your local Sylvan are here to help. From personalized learning to "just-as-needed" homework help, we provide a diverse assortment of programs —and an engaging learning environment where kids can rekindle their enjoyment of education. Find out how we can put your child on the path to success: call today or fill in our simple form!

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Sylvan delivers results like no one else can. Our students typically see up to three times more growth in their math and reading scores than kids who don’t come to Sylvan. For more than 35 years, we’ve been delivering amazing results to millions of students — and we’d be happy to help your child thrive too.

Personal Learning is What We Do Best

Sylvan is the natural educational resource for your local community in Ames, Iowa because our programs are tailored to be personal and dynamic. 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. Look no further than Sylvan when you want to make education more interesting, motivating and enjoyable for your child.

Contact Us To Explore The Ways We Can Help:

  • Math tutoring: We accommodate students of all grades and skill levels, helping them tackle tricky concepts so they can master math.  
  • Reading tutoring: Not all students are natural born readers, and even those with a love of reading can require extra assistance at times. At Sylvan, we will develop a learning plan that’s personalized to your child’s unique needs, focusing on the appropriate skills he or she needs to excel.
  • Writing tutoring: There’s no question that writing is a vital skill for the classroom and beyond. Whether your child needs help writing complete sentences or developing a thesis statement, our tutors will use a variety of techniques to help your child build invaluable skills that can last a lifetime.
  • Homework help: As projects and assignments become more and more complex (hello, pre-algebra!), sometimes a little extra help is required on an as-needed basis. Homework help is perfect for students who need guidance on specific topics or projects from time to time, rather than on an ongoing basis.
  • And much more — connect with Sylvan today!

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