When homework poses a big challenge for your child (and it's bound to happen from time to time!), all you have to do is turn to Sylvan for homework help in Portland. If your son or daughter needs extra practice on a specific assignment, test prep for an upcoming exam, or wants to get ahead, our tutors can help.

Targeted Tutoring in Specific Subjects

Math, reading, writing or any academic area, we help students conquer every homework challenge and achieve more in class.

Academic Coaching (K-8)

If your child is a great in-class learner but finds it hard to grasp new concepts in certain homework assignments, we can make a difference. We know how to lower frustration levels, focus on comprehension and teach children how to achieve higher scores with their newly acquired tools and techniques. Academic Coaching will help your child:

  • Get personalized support with focused sessions that meet his or her particular needs, so concepts are fully understood and confidence grows. Your child can get the guidance he or she needs in a range of subject areas (so you don't need to be the expert!).
  • Enhance comprehension and develop new skills through a focused style of learning that ensures concepts stick.
  • Feel less frustrated and more confident through ongoing feedback and recognition from his or her tutor for every skill mastered.
  • Get effective tutoring at the right price, with affordable monthly packages that work with your family's budget.

Advanced Homework Help (Grades 9-12)

Homework assignments sometimes challenge even the brightest high school students. If your teen could use a little guidance navigating a high volume of assignments, tricky topics or new concepts, look no further than Sylvan for Advanced Homework Help. You’ll begin to notice a boost in comprehension, which can result in fewer frustrations and better grades. Here's exactly what our program offers:

  • Tailored learning sessions that cater to your teen's needs so skills are really mastered!
  • Bolstered confidence and better preparation, with minimal stress thanks to expert tutors who motivate and inspire.
  • Expert guidance on a variety of subjects, from history to advanced math and AP classes.
  • Competitive hourly rates that work with your family's budget.