Are you on the lookout for a writing tutor in Albany, New York? Look no further than the experts at your local Sylvan — whether your child is falling behind in writing abilities, needs extra practice or wants to gain the advanced writing skills to get ahead of the curve.

We Focus on Each Student's Exact Needs

From the fundamentals of grammar and sentence structure to tips for writing a strong college application essay, our writing tutors know exactly how to keep your son or daughter engaged in the writing process — and even make writing fun!

Personalized Tutoring (K-12)

If your child is struggling to meet expectations when it comes to writing level, our Personalized Tutoring program in writing can help get skills up to grade level so your son or daughter can complete writing assignments and homework with less frustration. Here’s what you can look forward to:

  • Effective writing skills in school and beyond. We focus on critical skills for the mechanics of writing as well as the process of composing and revising.
  • Better performance in the classroom. We help students improve their scores, and we align with college and career readiness standards to prepare for future success.
  • Affordable rates: Our hourly rate is competitive compared to other tutoring companies and private tutors. The best writing help might be more affordable than you think.

Academic Coaching (K-8)

This program is a great fit if your child needs extra practice or boost to improve skills for writing-related homework or tests. Here's what you can expect:

  • Proactive tutoring to strengthen core skills and keep up in class.
  • Tutoring sessions that cater to your child's exact needs — including skill practice, homework help and test prep.
  • Expert tutors who know the latest, most effective teaching methods inside and out.
  • Competitive monthly packages to keep tutoring affordable.

Advanced Writing and Test Prep (K-12)

Writing skills are essential for the student that is on the academic fast track. With this program, your child will develop the skills to excel in advanced courses and conquer research-based writing assignments and write college admissions essays that will stand out. Here's exactly what you can expect:

  • Gain the confidence to conquer writing-based challenges moving forward
  • Learn the effective composition techniques and research skills needed to ace advanced courses
  • Expert guidance for crafting a compelling college essay that stands out
  • Build on newly acquired skills with valuable practice in research-based writing
  • Competitive hourly rates

Enjoy Extra Savings by Starting Today

There's still plenty of time to prepare for success in the new school year. When you book an Academic Checkup at your local Sylvan, we will compare your child's academic skills to nationwide norms — and use our findings to pinpoint areas for improvement. Start now for just $95*!