Do you need a writing tutor in the Pittsburgh Region? Whether you’ve noticed your son or daughter is starting to fall behind on writing assignments, would benefit from extra practice to improve skills or is looking to get ahead to start building a foundation for future success, our skilled tutors are here to help.

Learning Personalized for Your Family

Sylvan provides a number of programs designed to encourage the development of strong writing skills, so your child can get kind of support he or she needs to advance. Both the basics of sentence structure and how to write the best college admissions essay possible will be covered, as well as everything in between — our writing tutors will also make sure your child has fun in along the way!

Personalized Tutoring (K-12)

If your child is struggling to keep up with writing level requirements, our Personalized Tutoring program in writing could be just what he or she needs to build on skills, tackle writing assignments and avoid frustration. Here’s what Personalized Tutoring can provide: With our Personalized Tutoring program, you can look forward to:

  • The confidence to be a more engaging writer. Starting with the fundamentals of the writing process including compositing, revising and editing, we make sure your child has a solid foundation. 
  • Noticeable results in the classroom. Our writing program is designed around the standards of college and career readiness, so the focus is on relevant skills.
  • Budget-friendly rates. Our hourly rates are comparable to other tutors in the area, so getting the writing help your family needs is affordable.

Academic Coaching (K-8)

For the child that needs a little more practice to get writing skills up to speed to start acing assignments and tests, this program is a great fit. You can expect the following from Academic Coaching:

  • Proactive tutoring support to work on skills and keep up with homework and in class.
  • Tutoring sessions targeted to your child’s needs — from skill practice, to help with homework, to test prep guidance.
  • Hands-on activities that establish a strong foundation for building on skills.
  • Expert tutors who use the modern teaching methods to get new concepts to click (that means you don’t have to become an expert!)
  • Affordable monthly packages to keep it simple and budget-friendly.

Advanced Writing and Test Prep (Grades K-12)

For students on the academic fast track, strong writing skills are essential. This program is perfect for helping your child ace advanced courses, develop research-based writing skills and learn how to write a college admissions essay that will have a positive impact. With this program, you can expect the following:

  • High confidence in tackling writing assignments and challenges.
  • The basics of composition and research skills that will serve your child well in advanced courses.
  • Expert support in writing a college admissions essay that gets noticed.
  • Strengthen developing skills with hands-on practice in research and writing.
  • Budget-friendly hourly rates.

Ready to Get Started?

Get started for only $95 for a limited time. The Sylvan Insight™ Assessment is a terrific way to pinpoint your child's strengths and pinpoint any skill sets that could use extra attention. Give us a call or fill out or form to get in touch so we can discuss your requirements and how we can help.