Are you on the lookout for an effective writing tutor in the Harlingen, Weslaco, Brownsville and McAllen region? Could your son or daughter use some extra writing assistance, whether it's spelling, punctuation or crafting that perfect long-form essay for a 12th grade class? Sylvan's talented instructors understand how to challenge, engage and motivate your child as he or she overcomes knowledge gaps and builds the skills needed for lasting success — including those outlined in college and career readiness standards. Sign up for Sylvan's writing program today and find out how our tutors can help your child become a better writer and a more capable learner.

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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

A Personalized Learning Experience

The writing tutors at your local Sylvan in the Harlingen, Weslaco, Brownsville and McAllen region understand that it's vital to master the fundamentals of writing before taking on more advanced concepts. 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 short, our writing program could be the key to your child achieving more at school — and smiling more at homework time.

Our Writing Program Offers:

  • A learning plan that focuses on your child's unique writing needs and includes writing activities that speak to your child's daily experiences. 
  • Regular assessments and parent consultations to ensure you're aware of the progress your child is making. 
  • Collaboration with your child's school teacher to ensure maximum relevance to classroom lessons. 
  • Sessions that are collaborative and engaging, which means an end to repetitive drills!

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The Sylvan Skills Assessment® locates your child's requirements and personal needs, easily identifying the correct areas Sylvan tutors will address. Get started for $95* — this is a limited-time offer, so contact us today to learn more!