Finding a dependable reading tutor in the Philadelphia region could go a long way towards making sure your child is developing strong reading skills, gaining confidence and getting results that extend beyond the classroom. If you’ve noticed your son or daughter is beginning to fall behind, needs extra practice to keep up or is interested in getting ahead of the pack, our tutors can help with a targeted approach that gets results.

Learning Designed to Get Results

Sylvan offers a range of different approaches to reading tutoring to make sure your child is getting the guidance he or she needs to improve. After pinpointing your child’s current reading level, we’ll suggest the ideal program for his or her unique needs.

Personalized Tutoring (K-12)

If your child is struggling to keep up with reading level expectations and needs help to catch up and build confidence, this program can help. Our intensive reading tutoring is designed to provide your son or daughter with guidance in building on skills that are on-par with grade level. Our Personalized Tutoring program can offer your child:

  • Success in class and beyond. Class and homework time will be a breeze. 
  • More personalized support. We use the results of a reading assessment to determine the approach your child needs to improve fluency and comprehension. 
  • More confidence and guidance. Our expert reading tutors will constantly tweak your child’s personalized learning plan to keep it challenging—not frustrating! 
  • The skills to achieve success. With our school-aligned curriculum, your child will be learning things that apply directly to the classroom. 
  • Affordable rates. With our rates, you’ll feel confident you’re getting the best reading help for your family.

Academic Coaching (K-8)

This program is perfect for students who need extra practice with reading-related tasks and assignments, and could also use help staying on track in the classroom. With Academic Coaching, your child will get:

  • Proactive tutoring to make sure your child’s reading comprehension skills are progressing to meet homework and in-class requirements. 
  • Learning sessions that tailor skill practice, test prep and homework assistance to meet your child’s needs.
  • A school-approved curriculum that has an impact on in-class performance. 
  • Hands-on activities that are interactive and diverse to encourage an understanding of different types of materials.
  • Affordable rates with budget-friendly monthly packages.

Advanced Reading and Test Prep (Grades K-12)

If your child has set ambitious goals and needs some tips for managing a heavy workload, acing assignments with a large reading component or prepping for big tests, this program can be a huge help. Give your teen every opportunity to succeed in college-level classes and conquer advanced coursework with Sylvan’s Advanced Reading Skills course. With this program, you’ll notice:

  • The confidence to conquer difficult workloads.
  • Efficient reading skills that contribute to completing assignments in advanced classes.
  • Well developed time management skills to help juggle homework and studying for tests with strong reading requirements—such as the ACT or SAT.
  • Improved scores on homework assignments, big tests and college entrance exams.
  • Added preparedness for the higher expectations of college.
  • Competitive hourly rates that fit into your budget.

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The Academic Checkup identifies your child's academic strengths and needs, so our expert tutors know which areas to focus on for success. For a limited time, you can get started for $95*! Contact us today to learn more!