Looking for a writing tutor in Ames? Whether you want to prevent your child falling behind on writing assignments, arrange some extra practice or focus on the skills to get ahead, our talented tutors can help.

We Focus on Each Student's Exact Needs

Whether it's help writing a compelling college application essay or mastering the basics of proper sentence structure, our writing tutors make sure your child makes great progress — and enjoys the experience!

Personalized Tutoring (K-12)

If your child's writing abilities are below grade level, it's time to focus on skill gaps — and take the frustration out of written assignments and homework — with our Personalized Tutoring program in writing. Here’s what our program has to offer:

  • Engaging writing abilities and higher confidence. Your child will not only master the mechanics of writing, but also the process of composing and editing essays.
  • Improved scores at school. We align our writing program to established college and career readiness standards, helping students make immediate improvements and prepare for success down the road.
  • Competitive rates: Our hourly rates compare with other tutoring companies, so you know the best writing help is within your family's budget.

Academic Coaching (K-8)

This program is ideal for students who want extra practice to improve their writing skills for homework and tests. Academic Coaching can provide:

  • Proactive support in the form of tutoring that builds skills for homework and in-class assignments
  • Specialized tutoring sessions that target your child's unique needs with homework help and test prep.
  • Expert tutors who use the latest teaching methods to make sure tough concepts stick.
  • Budget-friendly monthly packages to make sure tutoring is affordable.

Advanced Writing and Test Prep (K-12)

Strong writing skills are a requirement for any student on the academic fast track. This program will help your child develop research-based writing skills, equipping him or her to conquer assignments with heavy writing loads and prepare to write compelling college admissions essays. Here's what sets our program apart:

  • Gain the confidence to conquer writing-based challenges moving forward
  • Learn the effective composition techniques and research skills needed to ace advanced courses
  • Expert guidance for crafting a compelling college essay that stands out
  • Build on newly acquired skills with valuable practice in research-based writing
  • Competitive hourly rates

Save More by Starting Today

Get started today for only $95 for a limited time. The Sylvan Insight™ Assessment is tailored to pinpoint your child’s personal strengths and needs, allowing our expert tutors to help him or her grow in all needed areas and achieve greater success. Fill out our form or give us a call and we'll get in touch to discuss how we can help.