Do you need a writing tutor in Portland? From making sure your child doesn’t fall behind to providing all the extra help and opportunities to get ahead that he or she needs, our tutors will make sure your son or daughter develops the writing skills essential for success.

Tutoring That's Unique to Every Child

Whether it's help writing a compelling college application essay or mastering the basics of proper sentence structure, our writing tutors make sure your child makes great progress — and enjoys the experience!

Personalized Tutoring (K-12)

If grade-level writing tasks are proving to be too challenging for your child, our Personalized Tutoring will focus on the most important skills in order to raise scores — and confidence — when it comes to writing assignments and homework. Here’s what you can look forward to with Personalized Tutoring:

  • Stronger writing skills. Focusing on the mechanics of writing as well as the process of composing and editing, we help students become more confident, proficient and engaging writers. 
  • 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 affordable hourly rates are comparable to other tutoring companies, which means the best writing help is within your budget.

Academic Coaching (K-8)

This program is ideal for students who want extra practice to improve their writing skills for homework and tests. This is what our Academic Coaching offers:

  • Proactive tutoring to build skills, conquer homework tasks and achieve more in class.
  • Tailored tutoring sessions, from test prep to skill practice, depending on your child's unique needs.
  • Expert tutors who know how to get concepts to stick using the latest, most effective teaching techniques.
  • Competitively priced monthly packages to help keep the best writing tutoring within your budget.

Advanced Writing and Test Prep (K-12)

It's simple: strong writing skills are a must-have for any student 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 you 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.

You Can Save More by Starting Today

Get started today for only $95 for a limited time. By pinpointing your child's unique strengths and needs, the Sylvan Insight™ Assessment identifies the areas our expert tutors will focus on for success. Get in touch with us today and we can go over your needs and discuss how we can help.