Do you need a writing tutor in the Grand Rapids, Kalamazoo and Battle Creek region? Whether you’ve noticed your son or daughter is starting to fall behind on writing assignments, would benefit from extra practice to improve skills or is looking to get ahead to start building a foundation for future success, our skilled tutors are here to help.

Focused Learning to Meet Specific Needs

Sylvan is committed to providing programs that aim to support your child towards build writing skills that will lead to success. Starting with the basics of sentence structure up to guidance writing college admissions essays, our writing tutors are here to equip your child with the skills for success — and ensure the process is fun, too!

Personalized Tutoring (K-12)

If your child is struggling to keep up with writing level requirements, our Personalized Tutoring program in writing could be just what he or she needs to build on skills, tackle writing assignments and avoid frustration. Here’s what Personalized Tutoring can provide: With our Personalized Tutoring program, you can look forward to:

  • The confidence to be a more engaging writer. Starting with the fundamentals of the writing process including compositing, revising and editing, we make sure your child has a solid foundation. 
  • Noticeable results in the classroom. Our writing program is designed around the standards of college and career readiness, so the focus is on relevant skills.
  • Budget-friendly rates. Our hourly rates are comparable to other tutors in the area, so getting the writing help your family needs is affordable.

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 focus on skill mastery for homework and in-class success. 
  • Tutoring sessions that are tailored to your child’s requirements with test prep, homework help and skill building. 
  • Hands-on activities that lay the groundwork for building on skills.
  • Expert tutors who are dedicated to using the latest teaching methods to improve understanding of new concepts (so you don’t have to be an expert!).
  • Affordable prices with monthly packages that keep things straightforward.

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 expect the following:

  • More confidence to tackle writing-based challenges in the future.
  • The composition techniques and research skills that will help your child ace advanced courses.
  • Expert guidance for how to craft an engaging college essay that stands out.
  • Build on developing skills with extra practice in research-based writing.
  • Competitive hourly rates.

Get Started Now and Save!

Get started today for only $95 for a limited time. The Sylvan Insight™ Assessment is a terrific way to pinpoint your child's strengths and pinpoint any skill sets that could use extra attention. Fill out our form or give us a call and we'll contact you to discuss your needs and what we can do to help.