At one point or another, homework time may become a challenge for your child; rest assured, you can count on Sylvan in Alexandria for the expert guidance and support you need. Whether your child could use some extra practice with a particular assignment, test prep help for an upcoming exam, or she or he just wants to get ahead, our tutors can cater to your child’s needs.

Focused Guidance for Impressive Results

From guidance and support with reading and writing to mastering challenging math topics, our tutors will ensure your child is progressing each step of the way.

Academic Coaching (K-8)

If your child is generally doing well in school but is having difficulty grasping a particular homework assignment or new concept, that’s where our tutors come in! We can lower frustration, boost comprehension and teach your child how to apply new skills, leading to higher grades and better performance in class. Academic Coaching is a great way to help your child:

  • Get complete support through personalized sessions that are shaped around his or her individual needs, so concepts really click and confidence builds. Plus, your child can get help in a wide variety of homework subjects. (So you don't need to become an expert!) 
  • Improve understanding and master skills through an effective learning method that ensures concepts click.
  • Raise confidence and lower stress, which our tutors strengthen through ongoing feedback and recognition for each skill your child learns.
  • Get proven homework help at a great rate, with competitively priced month packages that work with your family's budget.

Advanced Homework Help (Grades 9-12)

Even the best students sometimes encounter difficulties with difficult high school homework assignments. If your teen has come to dread homework because of the volume of assignments or the complexity of the subject matter, it's time to turn to Sylvan for Advanced Homework Help. You’ll see improved comprehension which will lead to less frustration and higher grades. Our program offers:

  • Personal tutoring sessions that match your child's unique needs so concepts truly stick!
  • More prepared and confident (and less frustrated!) due to engaging and inspiring sessions with our talented subject experts.
  • Homework help on a variety of subjects including history, AP classes, advanced math and more!
  • Affordable hourly rates.