Are you in need of a writing tutor in the Kansas City region? If you think your child is struggling to keep from falling behind with writing assignments, would benefit from added practice to stay on track or is eager to start working towards his or her goals and get ahead of the game, our tutors are available to help.

Learning Personalized for Your Family

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. Our Personalized Tutoring program can offer: With Personalized Tutoring, you can expect:

  • Become a more proficient, engaging and confident writer. Starting with the mechanics of writing including the process of composing, revising and editing essays, we make sure your child has a solid foundation. With these skills your son or daughter will become a better student as well as a better writer.
  • Big results in the classroom. Our writing program is designed to align with college and career readiness standards so the focus is on building skills that will be needed down the road.
  • Competitive rates. Our hourly rates are comparable to other tutoring companies and private tutors getting your family the best writing help is always affordable.

Academic Coaching (K-8)

For the child that needs a little more practice to get writing skills up to speed to start acing assignments and tests, this program is a great fit. Here is what you can expect from Academic Coaching:

  • Proactive tutoring support that builds skills needed to keep up in class and complete homework.
  • Learning sessions personalized to your child’s needs, from skill practice to homework help and tips for studying for tests.
  • Interactive activities that emphasize hands-on learning.
  • Expert tutors who use modern teaching methods to make sure difficult concepts make sense (so you don’t have to be the expert!).
  • Budget-friendly rates with monthly packages that keep things simple.

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 perfect for helping your child ace advanced courses, develop research-based writing skills and learn how to write a college admissions essay that will have a positive impact. With this program, you can look forward to the following:

  • High confidence in tackling writing assignments and challenges.
  • The basics of composition and research skills that will serve your child well in advanced courses.
  • Expert support in writing a college admissions essay that gets noticed.
  • Strengthen developing skills with hands-on practice in research and writing.
  • Budget-friendly hourly rates.

Ready for Results?

Get started for only $95 for a limited time. The Sylvan Insight™ Assessment is a great way to pinpoint strengths and tailor lessons to target skill gaps. 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.