Are you in need of a writing tutor in the Hampton Roads, Newport News, Chesapeake, Virginia Beach region? If your child is starting to fall behind on writing-based assignments, needs some extra practice to continue to build on skills or wants to start building a foundation for success and get ahead in class, our expert tutors can help.

Focused Learning to Meet Specific Needs

Sylvan offers a range of programs devoted to helping your child develop strong writing skills, so your son or daughter has access to support that will make a difference. Both the basics of sentence structure and how to write the best college admissions essay possible will be covered, as well as everything in between — our writing tutors will also make sure your child has fun in along the way!

Personalized Tutoring (K-12)

If your child is struggling to meet writing level expectations, our Personalized Tutoring program could be a great option to help him or her improve skills and start acing writing assignments free of frustration. With Personalized Tutoring, you can expect: Our Personalized Tutoring program can offer:

  • The confidence to be a more engaging writer. Starting with the fundamentals of the writing process including compositing, revising and editing, we make sure your child has a solid foundation. 
  • Noticeable results in the classroom. Our writing program is designed around the standards of college and career readiness, so the focus is on relevant skills.
  • Budget-friendly rates. Our hourly rates are comparable to other tutors in the area, so getting the writing help your family needs is affordable.

Academic Coaching (K-8)

This program is a good fit if your child would benefit from extra practice to improve skills needed for writing-based assignment and tests. Here is what you can expect from Academic Coaching:

  • Proactive tutoring support to work on skills and keep up with homework and in class.
  • Tutoring sessions targeted to your child’s needs — from skill practice, to help with homework, to test prep guidance.
  • Hands-on activities that establish a strong foundation for building on skills.
  • Expert tutors who use the modern teaching methods to get new concepts to click (that means you don’t have to become an expert!)
  • Affordable monthly packages to keep it simple and budget-friendly.

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 dedicated to helping your child ace advanced courses and learn the research-based writing skills he or she needs to complete tests and assignments with writing requirements as well as write compelling college admissions essays. With this program, you can expect the following:

  • More confidence for conquering writing-related challenges moving forward.
  • An understanding of composition techniques and research skills that help your child excel in advanced courses.
  • Expert guidance on how to write a compelling college essay that makes an impression.
  • Build upon existing skills with practice in research-focused writing.
  • Affordable hourly rates.

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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. Call today or fill out our form and we'll contact you soon to discuss your needs and ways to help.