Searching for an effective writing tutor in Albemarle? If you want to prevent your child from falling behind, provide him or her with extra help getting writing skills up to speed or the opportunity to get ahead of the pack, our tutors are here to help.

Tailored Learning That Suits Your Family's Needs

From basic syntax to college application essays, our writing tutors know how to ensure significant progress for each student — and a lot of fun along the way!

Personalized Tutoring (K-12)

If writing assignments have become a source of frustration for your child, our Personalized Tutoring program in writing will bring his or her writing abilities up to grade level – raising scores and taking the stress out of written schoolwork and homework. 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 specifically designed for children who need extra support to reach their writing potential and boost their homework and test scores. This is what Academic Coaching provides:

  • 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)

Every student on the academic fast track needs strong writing skills. This program will help your child develop research-based writing skills, equipping him or her to conquer assignments with heavy writing loads and prepare to write compelling college admissions essays. Here’s what you can expect with our program:

  • Added confidence for taking on new challenges with writing requirements.
  • Advanced research skills and composition techniques essential for success.
  • Expert guidance for crafting a compelling college admissions essay that stands out.
  • Build on developing skills with hands-on practice.
  • Competitive hourly rates.

Start Now to Benefit from an Academic Checkup

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. Request one today at your local Sylvan!