Are you looking for a writing tutor in the Alexandria Region? If you think your child is struggling to keep from falling behind with writing assignments, would benefit from added practice to stay on track or is eager to start working towards his or her goals and get ahead of the game, our tutors are available to help.

Learning Personalized for Your Family

Sylvan provides a number of programs designed to encourage the development of strong writing skills, so your child can get kind of support he or she needs to advance. Lessons on sentence structure and grammar and tips for writing compelling college application essays are just a few things our writing tutors can do to help your child build the skills to succeed — and he or she will have fun along the way!

Personalized Tutoring (K-12)

Our Personalized Tutoring program in writing is designed to help children who are struggling to keep up with writing requirements build skills and regularly complete writing assignments with a lot less frustration. Here’s what Personalized Tutoring can provide: Our Personalized Tutoring program can offer:

  • Become a more engaging and confident writer. Beginning with the basics of writing like composing, revising and editing essays, we aim to give your child a strong foundation. These skills will empower your son or daughter to become a more proficient writer—and student. 
  • Bigger, better results in the classroom. Our writing program is set up to align with college and career standards so the emphasis is placed on developing skills that will be useful in the future.
  • Affordable prices. Our hourly rates are competitive with local tutoring companies and private tutors so getting quality writing help for your family is always within budget.

Academic Coaching (K-8)

This program is the perfect fit if your child requires extra practice to sharpen skills for homework and tests with a writing component. With Academic Coaching, you can look forward to:

  • Proactive tutoring that builds skills for both homework and in-class success.
  • Hands-on activities that establish a solid foundation for improving skills.
  • Learning sessions that target your child’s particular needs with skill practice, homework help and test prep support.
  • Expert tutors who make sure to use modern teaching methods to get concepts to click (so you don’t have to learn the material!).
  • Competitively priced monthly packages to keep it simple.

Advanced Writing and Test Prep (Grades K-12)

For the student who is motivated to achieve ambitious academic goals, strong writing skills are key. This program is designed to help your child with everything from acing advanced courses and building research-based writing skills to writing a college admissions essay that will stand out. With this program you can look forward to:

  • More confidence for conquering challenging writing-based assignments.
  • The composition techniques and research skills your child needs to do well in advanced courses.
  • Expert guidance for how to write a successful college admissions essay.
  • Sharpen developing skills with hands-on practice researching and writing.
  • Hourly rates that are affordable.

Ready for Results?

The Academic Checkup pinpoints your son or daughter’s exact personal strengths and needs, allowing our expert tutors to effectively focus on the right areas for success. For a limited time, you can get started for $95*! Contact us today to learn more!