Trying to find an effective writing tutor in Richardson? 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.

Tutoring That's Unique to Every Child

Whether your son or daughter is just starting to learn the basics of sentence structure or he or she could use some guidance for writing the best college application essays, our writing tutors can ensure improvement — and make sure your child has a little 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:

  • Effective writing skills in school and beyond. We focus on critical skills for the mechanics of writing as well as the process of composing and revising.
  • Better performance in the classroom. We help students improve their scores, and we align with college and career readiness standards to prepare for future success.
  • Affordable rates: Our hourly rate is competitive compared to other tutoring companies and private tutors. The best writing help might be more affordable than you think.

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 strengthen core skills and keep up in class.
  • Tutoring sessions that cater to your child's exact needs — including skill practice, homework help and test prep.
  • Expert tutors who know the latest, most effective teaching methods inside and out.
  • Competitive monthly packages to keep tutoring affordable.

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.

Get Started Today with an Academic Checkup

There's still plenty of time to prepare for success in the new school year. With a Sylvan Academic Checkup, we can take stock of your child's academic skills compared to national norms — and use the results to pick out specific areas for extra attention. Request one today at your local Sylvan!