Trying to find an effective writing tutor in McKinney? If you want to prevent your child from falling behind, provide him or her with extra help getting writing skills up to speed or the opportunity to get ahead of the pack, our tutors are here to help.

Learning Tailored to Your Family's Needs

From basic syntax to college application essays, our writing tutors know how to ensure significant progress for each student — and a lot of fun along the way!

Personalized Tutoring (K-12)

If writing assignments have become a source of frustration for your child, our Personalized Tutoring program in writing will bring his or her writing abilities up to grade level – raising scores and taking the stress out of written schoolwork and homework. Here’s what our program has to offer:

  • Become a more confident, proficient and engaging writer. We make sure your child learns the mechanics of writing and the process of composing, revising and editing essays.
  • Get results in the classroom. Our writing program is aligned to college and career readiness standards to focus on the skills needed to succeed down the road.
  • Competitive rates. Our hourly rates are similar to other tutoring companies and private tutors so it’s always affordable to get your family the best writing help.

Academic Coaching (K-8)

This program could be a perfect fit if your child is doing well but could use some extra practice to solidify strong writing skills. With Academic Coaching, we can provide:

  • Proactive tutoring to develop essential writing skills so your child can conquer new challenges.
  • Tutoring sessions that target your child's needs and help build writing skills to complete assignments and ace tests.
  • Expert tutors who are up to date on effective teaching methods that make sure concepts stick.
  • Competitive rates on monthly packages to keep things simple.

Advanced Writing and Test Prep (K-12)

Every student on the academic fast track needs strong writing skills. This program is designed to help your child develop research-based writing skills, excel in advanced courses and hone the ability to write compelling college admissions essays. This is what you can expect with our program:

  • Added confidence for taking on new challenges with writing requirements.
  • Advanced research skills and composition techniques essential for success.
  • Expert guidance for crafting a compelling college admissions essay that stands out.
  • Build on developing skills with hands-on practice.
  • Competitive hourly rates.

Start Now with Our Academic Checkup

There's still plenty of time to prepare for success 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. Request one today at your nearest Sylvan!