With increasing school workloads and college challenges on the horizon, now is the time to help your son or daughter prepare with Sylvan’s study skills program in North Carolina. Our program, which is tailored for kids and teens in grades 4-12, focuses on the kind of life management, critical thinking and problem solving skills needed to manage schoolwork and organize busy schedules more effectively. You'll see a noticeable confidence boost as your child gets to grips with life-long tools and techniques that can be used at school at beyond! Help your child get equipped for success: get in touch with your local Sylvan in North Carolina today to get started.

Start Now, Succeed Tomorrow

As homework, extracurricular activities and social engagements start to pile up, it's easy to see how busy it is to be a modern student. With college applications to consider as well, it can be a real challenge to stay on top of things. This is where our study skills program — and our tutoring experts — can have a positive effect, helping students take on any project more effectively with practical strategies for planning, managing and prioritizing their schedules and workloads.

The Skills to Achieve More in School and Beyond

Strong foundations are vital for long-term success. So our study skills program in North Carolina is all about the kind of transferable skills and strategies that can be applied immediately in the classroom — as well as in college and professional settings later on. We always take the bigger picture into consideration, so our goal is to instill lifelong knowledge for personal and academic success. Help your child take on any challenge with confidence: find out how we can enhance his or her skillset.

Your Child in Grade 4-12 Will Learn:

  • Scheduling and workload management techniques.
  • Strategies for achieving goals in both the short term and long term.
  • Tips for project planning and tracking.
  • Organizational methods for completing homework assignments and establishing an efficient personal study area.
  • Performance management skills, such as using an academic calendar and tracking grades.
  • Tactics for better communication, including active listening.
  • How to ace the all-important college admission essay.
  • Job interview preparation, including how to write an effective resume and cover letter.