Are you thinking about enlisting the help of a writing tutor in Harlingen, Texas for your child? Smart idea. You've probably already experienced the frustration writing assignments can cause at homework time—whether you have a teenager working on a thesis paper or a young child learning about writing in complete sentences. Spare your family the stress and let Sylvan's writing tutors help. Our tutors are experts at building your child’s writing skills, strengthening his or her confidence and making an impact that extends far beyond school. Find out how we can help your child strengthen his or her writing skills and work towards real academic success: submit the form or call now!

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Strong Writing Skills Are Vital

Writing is an essential skill to have when it comes to excelling in the classroom — and in the workforce. Yet, studies show that most kids are not proficient writers1, and writing is the only subject area in which the majority of teachers rank their students as “fair” or “poor.”2 With that in mind, enlisting a Sylvan writing tutor in Harlingen is a great way to help your child develop stronger writing skills and gain an advantage for the future!

We Can Help in All Areas of Writing, Including:

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

Our Approach to Tutoring

Depending on your child’s needs, our writing tutors may work with your child on sentence structure, developing a thesis, analyzing long passages for the main ideas or preparing for different types of composition and essay assignments. Along the way, they’ll use a variety of techniques, including a rewards system, to make tutoring exciting and engaging. There's also the fact that our programs adhere to national college and career readiness standards, so you can rest assured that an education at Sylvan could be the first step works lasting success.

Here's a Breakdown Of Our Tutoring Programs:

  • We always start with a comprehensive assessment to identify your child’s academic strengths and areas for improvement  
  • From there, we will design a personalized tutoring plan, taking into account the results of the assessment  
  • Our talented writing tutors begin to carry out the plan, all the while keeping your child motivated and engaged 
  • Last but certainly not least, we provide real-time feedback and recognition, as well as regular progress reports so you can see the amazing results!

Get Started with Our Limited-Time Special

There's still time to make a difference in the new school year. By scheduling an Academic Checkup at your local Sylvan, we can take evaluate your child's academic skills in comparison with nationwide norms — and use our findings to identify which areas need to be improved. Start now for just $95*!