Are you in search of a reading tutor in the Richmond and Petersburg region for your child? Do you think an engaging, interactive learning environment could help your child achieve better grades and enjoy reading more? Here at Sylvan, you'll discover diverse reading programs that help kids master the essentials of reading before moving on to more exciting topics and developing the tools for lasting academic success. So if reading is proving to be a tricky topic for your son or daughter, it's time to discover firsthand how Sylvan has been helping families achieve great results for over 35 years.

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We Deliver Real Results

We're known for nurturing the confidence of our students by turning tricky topics into rewarding, step-by-step challenges and goals. The result of our approach speaks for itself: Sylvan students improve their reading scores up to three times more than students who don't attend Sylvan. In other words, our affordable reading program doesn't only take the frustration out of reading — it leads to more smiles and more high fives at homework time!

We Can Help in All Areas of Reading, Including:

  • Vocabulary
  • Phonics 
  • Reading 
  • Comprehension 
  • Context Clues 
  • Advanced Reading

Our Personal Approach to Reading

At Sylvan, our reading tutors in the Richmond and Petersburg region know how important it is to have a solid grasp of the fundamentals before moving on to more challenging topics — after all, kids who read well are more likely to achieve good grades at school. We will develop a learning plan that aligns with your child's specific talents and challenges, and make use of proven techniques and modern technology — such as iPads® — to ensure your child is engaged and progressing. We've provided countless families with the expert tutoring they need — and we'd be happy to help you too.

Our Reading Tutoring Programs Include:

  • Subject matter that aligns with college and career readiness standards  
  • A variety of topics, including phonics, comprehension, vocabulary and fluency 
  • Thorough assessments to identify unique requirements, followed by a tailored learning plan that addresses those needs  
  • Ongoing feedback and regular collaboration with your child's school teacher

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