With increasing school workloads and college challenges on the horizon, now is the time to help your son or daughter prepare with Sylvan’s study skills program in Oregon. Through our study skills program, kids and teens in grades 4-12 will learn important problem solving, critical thinking and life management skills that will help them organize and manage packed schedules and increasing schoolwork more effectively. You'll see a noticeable difference in your son or daughter's confidence as he or she gains tools and techniques that can be used in school and beyond! So don't delay: contact your local Sylvan in Oregon now to make sure your child is equipped for success.

Laying the Groundwork for Future Success

Whether it's extracurricular classes, homework assignments, a part-time job or the demands of a full social life, there’s no doubting that students often have a lot on their plate. And when college applications eventually come about, it can be an even greater challenge to stay on top of everything. That's where our tutoring experts step in, offering a study skills program that focuses on effective planning, managing and prioritizing skills — helping students take on any project and achieve the right results.

Life-Long Skills to Succeed, Starting in Grade 4

Success begins with a strong foundation. That’s why our study skills program in Oregon is designed to equip teens with vital skills and strategies that they can not only put to use right away in any grade, but that they can also carry with them into college and even into future careers. At Sylvan, we're always mindful of the bigger picture, so we're dedicated to teaching lifelong knowledge that helps to ensure your son or daughter's lasting personal and academic success. Together we can build your child’s skillset (and confidence!) so he or she can take on any challenge.

Here's What Your Teen Will Learn:

  • How to manage time and workloads more efficiently.
  • Strategies for setting short-term and long-term goals.
  • Techniques for planning and tracking long term projects.
  • Organizational methods for setting up an effective personal study area and tackling homework.
  • Planning and performance management skills, including how to use an academic calendar, track grades and set personal expectations.
  • Tactics for expectation management, including developing skills in active listening and identifying teacher expectations.
  • How to navigate college admissions requirements, including the all-important college admission essay.
  • Job interview preparation tips and tricks, including learning how to write an impactful resume and cover letter, and how to ace a job interview.