Are you searching for a writing tutor in the Hampton Roads – Newport News, Chesapeake, Virginia Beach region? Has writing become a point of contention for your child, whether it's mastering complete sentences or creating a thesis for a 12th grade class? When you turn to Sylvan, you'll find dedicated instructors who know what it takes to engage and motivate students, helping them develop a robust set of academic skills — including those pinpointed by national college and career readiness standards. Find out how our tutors can inspire your child to greater confidence and better scores: talk to Sylvan about our writing programs today.

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Success Starts with Effective Writing Tutoring

It's clear that writing is one of the most essential skills of all, being critical for a successful education and a central aspect of most modern-day careers. So it's striking to note that as many as four out of five students are not proficient writers1, and most teachers consider their students “poor” or “fair” at best in terms of writing skills2. That's where the expert writing tutors at Sylvan can help: we'll tailor a learning plan for your child's unique writing needs, helping him or her develop the skills he or she needs to become a more competent writer, a more confident communicator and a more capable learner.

We Can Help in All Areas of Writing, Including:

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

Improving Writing Skills One Step at a Time

The writing tutors at your local Sylvan in the Hampton Roads – Newport News, Chesapeake, Virginia Beach region understand that it's vital to master the fundamentals of writing before taking on more advanced concepts. For that reason, we provide each child with an individualized learning plan that accounts for his or her grade and skill level, makes use of the very latest educational tools, and incorporates a learning environment that's engaging, 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 Includes:

  • A learning plan that fits your child's individual needs, with writing activities that are relevant to your child's everyday experiences. 
  • Continuous measurement and regular parent meetings to make sure understand the progress your child is making with his or her writing. 
  • Ongoing consultation with your child's school teacher. 
  • Sessions that are engaging, interactive and free of mind-numbing drills!

Connect with Sylvan Today

Our Sylvan Skills Assessment® helps us highlight the unique needs of your child, allowing our tutors to focus on the areas that need improvement. Get started for $95* — this is a limited-time offer, so contact us today to learn more!