Finding a dependable reading tutor in the Seattle and Tacoma region could go a long way towards making sure your child is developing strong reading skills, gaining confidence and getting results that extend beyond the classroom. If you’ve noticed your son or daughter is beginning to fall behind, needs extra practice to keep up or is interested in getting ahead of the pack, our tutors can help with a targeted approach that gets results.

Personalized, Results-Oriented Learning

Sylvan offers a range of different approaches to reading tutoring to make sure your child is getting the guidance he or she needs to improve. After identifying the level your child is currently reading at, we’ll recommend the best program to make sure he or she starts seeing results.

Personalized Tutoring (K-12)

This program is a great fit if your child is struggling to keep up with reading level expectations and needs support catching up and building confidence. Our intensive reading tutoring is personalized to support your son or daughter in mastering skill-level expectations. You can expect the following from our Personalized Tutoring:

  • Success in class and during homework. You’re guaranteed to see progress! 
  • The attention your child needs. After getting the results of a reading assessment, we can develop a plan to help your child increase fluency and reading comprehension.
  • The support to build confidence. Our certified reading tutors will periodically change up your child’s personalized learning plan to keep it challenging—but never frustrating! 
  • Key skills for success. We align our curriculum with local schools so everything your child is learning can be applied in class. 
  • Comparable rates. Our prices are competitive with other companies and private tutors in the area so getting the best reading help for your family is always affordable.

Academic Coaching (K-8)

This program is a good fit for kids who would benefit from extra practice to conquer the reading component of assignments and tests. Here is what you’ll get with Academic Coaching:

  • Proactive tutoring that will help improve reading comprehension skills so your child can tackle homework assignments and participate in class with confidence. 
  • Learning sessions that encourage skill practice and test prep with methods designed to target your child’s needs. 
  • A school-aligned curriculum that is designed to match up with what your child is learning in class. 
  • Interactive activities that encourage the understanding of different types of material through hands-on practice. 
  • Competitive prices with monthly packages that fit into your budget.

Advanced Reading and Test Prep (Grades K-12)

If your child has set ambitious goals and needs some tips for managing a heavy workload, acing assignments with a large reading component or prepping for big tests, this program can be a huge help. Help your teen keep up with advanced coursework and excel in college-level classes with Sylvan’s Advanced Reading Skills course. You can look forward to the following with our program:

  • Added confidence for tackling heavy workloads.
  • Well developed reading skills to finish advanced class assignments.
  • The time management skills required to juggle homework and studying for tests like the SAT and ACT.
  • Improved marks on assignments, quizzes and college entrance exams.
  • Readiness to meet college workload expectations.
  • Affordable hourly prices.

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The Academic Checkup is just one of the many tools we use to pinpoint your child’s strengths and needs, which allows our expert tutors to focus on the areas that require the most attention for greater success. Get started for only $95* for a limited time! Simply get in touch to learn more!