Finding a reading tutor in the Portland region you can rely on can make a big difference when it comes to helping your child improve his or her reading skills, build confidence and getting real results inside and outside the classroom. If you’ve noticed your child is falling behind, could use extra practice to keep up or is eager to get ahead in class, our tutors can provide the tailored support and guidance he or she needs to achieve more.

Results-Focused Learning

Sylvan offers a selection of reading tutoring approaches to make sure your child is receiving the kind of attention that will make a difference. After we determine your child’s current reading level, we’ll be able to recommend the program that will make sure he or she is getting results.

Personalized Tutoring (K-12)

For students who are having a hard time keeping up with reading level expectations, this program can help them build confidence and catch up. Our intensive reading tutoring is meant to guide your son or daughter towards building and mastering the required grade-level skills. You can expect the following from our Personalized Tutoring:

  • Progress guaranteed! Your child will succeed both in the classroom and during homework time. 
  • The personalized support your child needs. After a thorough reading assessment, we’ll be able to pinpoint exactly what your child needs to improve fluency and comprehension. 
  • A confidence boost and lots of support. Our certified reading tutors will periodically tweak your child’s personalized learning plan to make sure lessons are kept challenging but never frustrating. 
  • The skills for success. Matching our curriculum with the local schools ensures your child will always be learning skills he or she can apply in the classroom. 
  • Budget-friendly rates. You can be sure your family is getting the best reading help with our prices, comparable to other tutoring companies and local private tutors.

Academic Coaching (K-8)

This program is a good fit for kids who would benefit from extra practice to conquer the reading component of assignments and tests. Here’s what you can expect with Academic Coaching:

  • Dedicated tutoring that aims to sharpen reading comprehension skills and that will make sure your child is completing homework and keeping up in class. 
  • Learning sessions that focus on skill practice, homework help and test prep, all designed to meet your child’s needs. 
  • A locally aligned curriculum that is relevant to what your child is learning in class.
  • Hands-on activities that improve reading skills and your child’s understanding of all kids of material.
  • Affordable prices that fit your budget thanks to our convenient monthly packages.

Advanced Reading and Test Prep (Grades K-12)

If your child has set ambitious goals and needs some tips for managing a heavy workload, acing assignments with a large reading component or prepping for big tests, this program can be a huge help. Give your teen the tools he or she needs to conquer advanced coursework and college-level classes with Sylvan’s Advanced Reading Skills course. You can expect the following with this program:

  • The confidence to conquer difficult workloads.
  • Efficient reading skills that contribute to completing assignments in advanced classes.
  • Well developed time management skills to help juggle homework and studying for tests with strong reading requirements—such as the ACT or SAT.
  • Improved scores on homework assignments, big tests and college entrance exams.
  • Added preparedness for the higher expectations of college.
  • Competitive hourly rates that fit into your budget.

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Get started today for only $95 for a limited time. Sylvan Insight™ Assessment is the perfect way to pinpoint and target your child's needs, including strengths and skill gaps. Give us a call or fill out or form to get in touch so we can discuss your requirements and how we can help.