Our reading tutors in Bismarck know how to help your child improve his or her reading abilities, leading to more confidence and better results in the classroom and beyond. Whether it's help to keep from falling behind, a little extra practice to stay on track or the support to master advanced topics and get ahead, our tutors can help.

Learning That's Personalized

At Sylvan, we take a number of approaches to reading tutoring, which means we can match your child with the approach that best meets his or her needs. We'll first pinpoint your child’s current level and then recommend the option that will lead to the greatest improvement in scores.

Personalized Tutoring (K-12)

If your child can't keep up with reading scores and needs support to reach his or her grade level, this program is the perfect fit. With our intensive reading tutoring, your son or daughter can work towards mastering the required skills needed to get scores up and back to grade level! Here's what you can expect with our Personalized Tutoring:

  • More success in class and at homework time. Your child will progress, guaranteed!
  • Focused guidance and support. The outcome of our detailed reading assessment helps us determine what your child needs to advance his or her reading fluency, comprehension and competence.
  • Greater confidence and bigger smiles! Our certified reading tutors are experts at making reading challenging and fun (and never frustrating!).
  • The right curriculum for success. Our curriculum is up-to-date with what's taught in classrooms today, which means you'll notice a direct impact in school performance.
  • Affordable prices. We offer competitive hourly rates that are comparable to other tutoring companies and private tutors, so you can get the quality reading help your child deserves.

Academic Coaching (K-8)

If your child is doing okay with reading-related schoolwork but could do with some extra support to realize his or her potential, this could be the right program for you. Our Academic Coaching program includes:

  • Proactive tutoring to make important improvements in reading comprehension.
  • Learning sessions that focus on skills practice, homework help and test prep tips, with each topic tailored to suit your child's unique needs.
  • A school-aligned curriculum to ensure relevance to classroom tests and activities.
  • Challenging tasks designed to boost familiarity with different kinds of reading material.
  • Budget-friendly monthly packages to make reading tutoring more affordable.

Advanced Reading and Test Prep (K-12)

If your child is on the fast track or wants to do a better job with advanced course loads and tougher assignments, this reading program could be perfect for your family. With Sylvan’s Advanced Reading Skills course, you teen can excel at accelerated coursework and lay the groundwork for successful college-level classes. With this program, you can expect:

  • Improved confidence (and less stress!) when planning much larger academic workloads.
  • Efficient techniques for completing complex reading assignments.
  • Time management methods for homework and tests with reading components, such as the SAT and ACT.
  • Higher scores on college entrance exams and preparation for challenging college workloads and rising expectations.
  • Affordable hourly rates.

Get started today for only $95 for a limited time. Our Sylvan Insight™ Assessment helps determine your child's unique strengths and needs so that our expert tutors can focus on strengthening those particular areas to achieve greater success. Call us today or fill out our form and we'll contact you to discuss how we can meet your needs.