Are you considering your options for a writing tutor in the Philadelphia region? Has assignment or test writing become a source of stress, whether it's basic spelling, sentence structure or developing a compelling 12th grade thesis? Tutoring programs at your local Sylvan are delivered by dedicated instructors who know exactly how to engage and motivate each child, helping him or her gain valuable academic skills for long-term success — including those highlighted by national college and career readiness standards. Find out how our tutors can inspire your child to greater confidence and better scores: talk to Sylvan about our writing programs today.

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Go Further with Writing Tutoring

It's easy to see why writing is such an essential skill for a successful education and a critical component of many modern career paths. As such, you may be surprised to learn that as many as four out of five students are less than proficient when it comes to writing1, and that the majority of school teachers would rank their students as being “poor” writers, or “fair” at best2. With the help of Sylvan's expert writing tutors, your son or daughter can look forward to strengthening his or her writing abilities through a personalized learning plan, a great rewards system and more.

We Can Help in All Areas of Writing, Including:

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

Improving Writing Skills One Step at a Time

At Sylvan, our writing tutors in the Philadelphia region know how important it is to have a solid grasp of the fundamentals before moving on to more challenging topics. Each of our students receives a tailored plan to address his or her individual needs — no matter the grade or skill level — putting the latest educational tools to use, to offer a learning experience that's more collaborative, more dynamic — and more enjoyable! In other words, our writing program is a great way to help your child get on the path to academic success — leading to more smiles and high fives when it comes to schoolwork.

Our Writing Program Offers:

  • A learning plan that fits your child's individual needs, with writing activities that are relevant to your child's everyday experiences. 
  • Continuous measurement and regular parent meetings to make sure understand the progress your child is making with his or her writing. 
  • Ongoing consultation with your child's school teacher. 
  • Sessions that are engaging, interactive and free of mind-numbing drills!

Start Now and Enjoy Limited-Time Savings

You can count on Sylvan to help your child improve his or her grades, test scores and boost confidence! And it's never too late to start preparing for the new school year. It starts with a comprehensive Academic Checkup, which pinpoints areas for improvement by comparing your child's academic skills to national norms — and is available for just $95*  for a limited time.