With Sylvan’s study skills program in New York, you can help your son or daughter prepare for increasing school workloads and the future challenges that come with college life. Through our program, kids in grades 4-12 can develop practical life management, critical thinking and problem solving skills, enabling them to manage their schoolwork and schedules more effectively. As your child develops life-long skills that he or she can put to use in school and beyond, his or her confidence will soar! Help your child get equipped for success: get in touch with your local Sylvan in New York today to get started.

Start Now, Succeed Tomorrow

With homework piling up, advanced classes to take, extracurricular activities to attend, part-time jobs to get to on time and a social life to uphold, there’s no question that most students have a lot on their plate. And with college applications to eventually consider, it can be difficult to stay on top of things. This is where our study skills program can make a big impact: our tutoring experts will equip students with valuable strategies for planning, managing and prioritizing schedules and workloads, so they can take on any project more effectively.

The Tools to Succeed from Grade 4 to High School Graduation and Beyond

Greater achievements need a solid foundation. For that reason, Sylvan's study skills program in New York is designed to equip teens with transferable skills and strategies that can be used in the classroom and, after that, at college and in career settings. Because we see the bigger picture, we’re always dedicated to instilling lifelong knowledge that can help your son or daughter thrive personally and academically. Learn how we can help your child push his or her skillset (and confidence!) to the next level.

Here's What Your Child Will Learn:

  • Effective time management techniques.
  • Goal-setting strategies.
  • How to plan and track projects.
  • Organizational tips for creating an efficient personal study area and completing homework.
  • How to use an academic calendar and track grades.
  • Active listening and communication skills.
  • How to approach the college admissions process, including the college admission essay.
  • Job interview preparation tips and tricks, such as resume writing and cover letter writing.