Trying to find an effective writing tutor in Locust? Whether your son or daughter is falling behind on writing assignments, could use some extra practice to sharpen skills or wants to get ahead to start laying the groundwork for future success, our skilled tutors can help.

We Focus on Each Student's Exact Needs

There's no "one-size-fits-all" method to become a more proficient writer, so we offer different programs to help children get the exact support they need. Starting with the basics of proper sentence structure all the way to strategies for writing a successful college admissions essay, our writing tutors are here to make sure your son or daughter improves — and has fun doing it!

Personalized Tutoring (K-12)

If your child is falling behind in writing, our Personalized Tutoring program can take the frustration out of completing homework assignments by focusing on improving writing-based skill gaps and building confidence. Here’s what you can look forward to with Personalized Tutoring:

  • Become a more confidence, proficient and engaging writer. We make sure your child learns the mechanics of writing and the process of composing, revising and editing essays. These are skills that will make your child a better student, as well as a better writer.
  • Get results in the classroom. Our writing program is aligned to college and career readiness standards to focus on the skills needed to succeed down the road.
  • Competitive rates. Our hourly rates are similar to other tutoring companies and private tutors so it’s always affordable to get your family the best writing help.

Academic Coaching (K-8)

Students who need a little extra practice with writing-based assignments in order to exceed expectations can benefit from this program. With Academic Coaching, you can expect:

  • Proactive tutoring to develop essential writing skills so your child can conquer new challenges.
  • Tutoring sessions that target your child's needs and help build writing skills to complete assignments and ace tests.
  • Hands-on activities that encourage practice in order to master skills.
  • Expert tutors who are up to date on effective teaching methods that make sure concepts stick.
  • Competitive rates on monthly packages to keep things simple.

Advanced Writing and Test Prep (K-12)

Writing skills are essential for the student that is on the academic fast track. This program is meant to help your child develop research-based writing skills, excel in advanced courses and write engaging college admissions essays that stand out. Here's what young learners can expect with our program:

  • A confidence boost for excelling at writing-based challenges in the future.
  • The advanced composition techniques and research skills needed to excel.
  • Added guidance on crafting a college admissions essay that makes an impression.
  • Build on developing skills with more practice in research-intensive writing assignments.
  • Comparable hourly rates.

Get started today for only $95 for a limited time. The Sylvan Insight™ Assessment is designed to highlight your child’s personal strengths and needs, allowing our expert tutors to pinpoint the exact areas to focus on for success. Call us today or fill out our form and we'll contact you to talk about how we can meet your needs.