Do you need a writing tutor in the Yakima, Pasco, Richland and Kennewick region? Whether you’ve noticed your son or daughter is starting to fall behind on writing assignments, would benefit from extra practice to improve skills or is looking to get ahead to start building a foundation for future success, our skilled tutors are here to help.

Learning Customized for Your Family’s Needs

Sylvan provides a number of programs designed to encourage the development of strong writing skills, so your child can get kind of support he or she needs to advance. From lessons on the fundamentals of sentence structure to support writing college application essays, our writing tutors will make sure your child has all the necessary tools to succeed — and has fun in the process!

Personalized Tutoring (K-12)

Our Personalized Tutoring program in writing is designed to help children who are struggling to keep up with writing requirements build skills and regularly complete writing assignments with a lot less frustration. Here’s what Personalized Tutoring can provide: Our Personalized Tutoring program can offer:

  • The confidence to be a more engaging writer. Starting with the fundamentals of the writing process including compositing, revising and editing, we make sure your child has a solid foundation. 
  • Noticeable results in the classroom. Our writing program is designed around the standards of college and career readiness, so the focus is on relevant skills.
  • Budget-friendly rates. Our hourly rates are comparable to other tutors in the area, so getting the writing help your family needs is affordable.

Academic Coaching (K-8)

This program is ideal if your child needs added practice to build on skills for writing-related homework assignments and tests. Our Academic Coaching can provide:

  • Proactive tutoring support to work on skills and keep up with homework and in class.
  • Tutoring sessions targeted to your child’s needs — from skill practice, to help with homework, to test prep guidance.
  • Hands-on activities that establish a strong foundation for building on skills.
  • Expert tutors who use the modern teaching methods to get new concepts to click (that means you don’t have to become an expert!)
  • Affordable monthly packages to keep it simple and budget-friendly.

Advanced Writing and Test Prep (Grades K-12)

For students on the academic fast track, strong writing skills are essential. This program is designed to help your child excel in advanced courses and learn the research-based writing skills to complete homework and tests with writing components as well as write college admissions essays. With this program, you can expect:

  • The confidence to take on new writing challenges.
  • The fundamentals of composition that will give your child a leg up in advanced courses.
  • Expert guidance for writing an engaging college admissions essay that will make an impact.
  • Solidify skills with plenty of research and writing practice.
  • Hourly rates that suit any budget.

Act Now and Save

Get started today for only $95 for a limited time. The Sylvan Insight™ Assessment is a fantastic way to pinpoint both your child's strengths and skill sets that could use improvement. Fill out our form or give us a call today and we'll get in touch to discuss your needs and who we can help.