At one point or another, homework time may become a challenge for your child; rest assured, you can count on Sylvan in Philadelphia for the expert guidance and support you need. If your son or daughter needs extra practice on a specific assignment, test prep for an upcoming exam, or wants to get ahead, our tutors can help.

Tailored Learning That Makes a Big Difference

Math, reading, writing or any academic area, we help students conquer every homework challenge and achieve more in class.

Academic Coaching (K-8)

If your child typically keeps up in class but is struggling with certain homework assignments and grasping new concepts, our tutors can help! We can turn frustrations into achievements by equipping your child with valuable skills he or she can use to master concepts and boost performance in the classroom. Our Academic Coaching helps your child:

  • Get complete support through personalized sessions that are shaped around his or her individual needs, so concepts really click and confidence builds. Plus, your child can get help in a wide variety of homework subjects. (So you don't need to become an expert!) 
  • Improve understanding and master skills through an effective learning method that ensures concepts click.
  • Raise confidence and lower stress, which our tutors strengthen through ongoing feedback and recognition for each skill your child learns.
  • Get proven homework help at a great rate, with competitively priced month packages that work with your family's budget.

Advanced Homework Help (Grades 9-12)

Homework assignments sometimes challenge even the brightest high school students. If your teen could use a little extra help tackling advanced subjects or juggling a high-volume workload, Advanced Homework Help from Sylvan could be exactly what he or she needs. You’ll see better comprehension in your son or daughter, leading to lower frustration levels and even better grades. With this program, you can expect:

  • Personal tutoring sessions that match your child's unique needs so concepts truly stick!
  • More prepared and confident (and less frustrated!) due to engaging and inspiring sessions with our talented subject experts.
  • Homework help on a variety of subjects including history, AP classes, advanced math and more!
  • Affordable hourly rates.