Are you searching for a writing tutor in Portland, Oregon? We appreciate that students of all grades and skill levels can find writing assignments to be truly puzzling at times, whether the task at hand is constructing a complete sentence or composing a thesis statement. Take yourself out of the hot seat and find out how a Sylvan writing tutor can help. Our writing instructors know how to help children move their writing abilities to the next level, resulting in better scores at school and all-round improved confidence. Let Sylvan bring out the best in your child: call today to get started!

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Help Ensure Your Child’s Success

There’s no mistaking that writing is a crucial skill to have, both inside and outside the classroom. Yet studies make it clear that most kids are less than proficient writers1, and writing is actually the one subject area in which most teachers consider their students to be only “fair” or “poor.”2 Rest assured, when you turn to Sylvan for writing tutoring in Portland, we can equip your child with the writing skills he or she needs to flourish in the classroom — and beyond.

We Can Help in All Areas of Writing, Including:

  • Spelling 
  • Punctuation 
  • Grammar 
  • Composition 
  • Thesis Statements 
  • College Application Essays

We Help Make a Positive Impact

Depending on your child’s needs, our writing tutors may work with your child on sentence structure, developing a thesis, analyzing long passages for the main ideas or preparing for different types of composition and essay assignments. Throughout the tutoring process, we'll provide a learning environment that is both dynamic and engaging― and a rewards system that keeps kids fully motivated. You can also feel confident knowing we make sure our programs are in alignment with college and career readiness standards, so the skills your child builds at Sylvan will help set him or her on the path to future success.

Here's How It Works:

  • The first step is to really understand your child's unique needs through our innovative assessment process. 
  • After that, we design a learning plan that's tailored especially for your child. 
  • Here's where our talented writing tutors can start to help! They know how to help your child rediscover their love of learning. 
  • We regularly measure and reward progress to make sure your child is fully engaged and making tangible progress.

Get Started with Our Limited-Time Special

The Sylvan Skills Assessment® is tailored to pinpoint your child’s personal strengths and needs, allowing our expert tutors to help him or her grow in all needed areas and achieve greater success. You can get started for only $95* for a limited time! Get in touch to learn more!