At one point or another, homework time may become a challenge for your child; rest assured, you can count on Sylvan in Cumberland for the expert guidance and support you need. Whatever your child’s particular needs may be — from needing extra practice with a concept or assignment to getting ahead — our tutors can help.

Focused Guidance for Impressive Results

From reading and writing to advanced math, we give students the support they need to overcome the challenge and gain the skills to ace future assignments.

Academic Coaching (K-8)

If your child is facing a particularly challenging homework assignment or having a hard time grasping a new concept, our tutors are ready to help! We can address common frustrations, strengthen understanding and empower kids to apply their new-found skills in class and beyond. Through Academic Coaching, your child will:

  • 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)

Even the brightest students can have a hard time keeping up with the homework load in high school. If your teen has come to dread homework because of the volume of assignments or the complexity of the subject matter, it's time to turn to Sylvan for Advanced Homework Help. You’ll see an improvement in comprehension, which in turn leads to lower stress levels and even higher scores. Benefits of this program include:

  • Better preparation and greater confidence thanks to the guidance of our engaging subject experts.
  • Personalized tutoring sessions that ensure each new concept really sticks.
  • Practical support for math, history and other subjects, as well as various AP classes.
  • Competitive hourly rates.