Are you looking for a dependable reading tutor in the Grand Rapids, Kalamazoo and Battle Creek region? Do you want a program that can help keep your child engaged and motivated while making reading a more enjoyable experience? Your search ends with Sylvan: we offer tailored tutoring that will help your child tackle reading challenges while developing vital skills for lasting educational success. So if reading assignments are beginning to pose problems for your child, it's time to find out why families have turned to Sylvan for more than 35 years.

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Boost Confidence and Results

At Sylvan, we're recognized for turning puzzling topics into rewarding challenges and frustration into confidence. We're also known to get tangible results, including boosting students' reading scores up to three times more than non-Sylvan students. And better results mean more smiles and high fives all round!

We Can Help in All Areas of Reading, Including:

  • Vocabulary
  • Phonics 
  • Reading 
  • Comprehension 
  • Context Clues 
  • Advanced Reading

Our Tutoring Program can Make a Difference

At Sylvan, our reading tutors in the Grand Rapids, Kalamazoo and Battle Creek region know how important it is to have a solid grasp of the fundamentals before moving on to more challenging topics — after all, kids who read well are more likely to achieve good grades at school. We will develop a learning plan that aligns with your child's specific talents and challenges, and make use of proven techniques and modern technology — such as iPads® — to ensure your child is engaged and progressing. It's no secret that countless families have turned to Sylvan for the expert guidance they need — and we'd be delighted to assist you too.

Our Reading Tutoring Programs Feature:

  • A range of topics that line up with college and career readiness standards, from comprehension and vocabulary to fluency and phonics  
  • A comprehensive assessment process that identifies your child's strengths and needs
  • A tailored learning program that addresses those needs  
  • Instant feedback and recognition 
  • Real-time updates on your child's progress  
  • Ongoing collaboration with your child's regular classroom teacher

Ready to Get Started?

At Sylvan, we don't just boost grades and test scores — we help instill confidence. t's not too late to prepare for success this school year! It all starts when you schedule a $95* Academic Checkup, which we use to assess your child's current academic status in comparison to national norms — and pinpoint specific skills and knowledge for improvement.