Are you looking for a writing tutor in the Grand Rapids, Kalamazoo and Battle Creek region? Has writing become a point of contention for your child, whether it's mastering complete sentences or creating a thesis for a 12th grade class? When you turn to Sylvan, you'll find dedicated instructors who know what it takes to engage and motivate students, helping them develop a robust set of academic skills — including those pinpointed by national college and career readiness standards. Sign up for Sylvan's writing program today and find out how our tutors can help your child become a better writer and a more capable learner.

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Go Further with Writing Tutoring

Writing is an essential skill because it's central to a successful education and a critical aspect of practically every modern-day career. As such, it's notable that an estimated four out of five students are less than proficient writers1, and surprising to learn that most teachers consider their students as either “poor” or “fair” writers at best2. When you enroll your child in a writing program at Sylvan, you can expect our expert tutors to design a personalized learning plan that focuses on core writing abilities — and comes complete with regular progress updates, a motivating rewards system and more.

We Can Help in All Areas of Writing, Including:

  • Spelling 
  • Punctuation 
  • Grammar 
  • Composition 
  • Thesis Statements 
  • College Application Essays

A Personalized Learning Experience

The writing tutors at your local Sylvan in the Grand Rapids, Kalamazoo and Battle Creek region understand that it's vital to master the fundamentals of writing before taking on more advanced concepts. For that reason, we provide each child with an individualized learning plan that accounts for his or her grade and skill level, makes use of the very latest educational tools, and incorporates a learning environment that's engaging, dynamic and more enjoyable! In other words, our writing program is a great way to help your child get on the path to academic success — leading to more smiles and high fives when it comes to schoolwork.

A Sylvan Writing Plan Provides:

  • A learning plan that focuses on your child's unique writing needs and includes writing activities that speak to your child's daily experiences. 
  • Regular assessments and parent consultations to ensure you're aware of the progress your child is making. 
  • Collaboration with your child's school teacher to ensure maximum relevance to classroom lessons. 
  • Sessions that are collaborative and engaging, which means an end to repetitive drills!

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Our Sylvan Skills Assessment® helps us highlight the unique needs of your child, allowing our tutors to focus on the areas that need improvement. Get started for $95* — this is a limited-time offer, so contact us today to learn more!