Are you on the lookout for a reading tutor in the Columbia and Jefferson City region? Do you think an engaging, interactive learning environment could help your child achieve better grades and enjoy reading more? Choose Sylvan and you'll quickly discover that our tailored tutoring programs are designed to help students master vital reading skills so they can boost grades and confidence in the classroom and beyond. 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.

Improve grades — and confidence! Call today or submit the form to learn more.

Laying the Foundation for Success

We're known for nurturing the confidence of our students by turning tricky topics into rewarding, step-by-step challenges and goals. The result of our approach speaks for itself: Sylvan students improve their reading scores up to three times more than students who don't attend Sylvan. In other words, our affordable reading program doesn't only take the frustration out of reading — it leads to more smiles and more high fives at homework time!

We Can Help in All Areas of Reading, Including:

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

Our Tutoring Program can Make a Difference

Sylvan's expert reading tutors in the Columbia and Jefferson City region understand just how vital it is to attain a firm grasp of the essentials before advancing to more complex topics — especially since solid reading skills can lead to better grades at school. No matter the grade or skill level of your child, our tutors will build a learning program that matches your child's specific needs — one that comes complete with the latest educational tools, techniques and technology, including iPads®, for a more engaging and personal learning experience. 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.

Reading Tutoring Highlights Include:

  • Subject matter that aligns with college and career readiness standards  
  • A variety of topics, including phonics, comprehension, vocabulary and fluency 
  • Thorough assessments to identify unique requirements, followed by a tailored learning plan that addresses those needs  
  • Ongoing feedback and regular collaboration with your child's school teacher

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The Sylvan Skills Assessment® pinpoints you son or daughter’s exact personal needs, allowing Sylvan tutors to effectively address and strengthen needed academic areas. Get started for $95* — this is a limited-time offer, so contact us today to learn more!