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High School Tutoring Programs

Math

    High School Math

    From formulas to equations, high school math can be overwhelming – even if your teenager is a good student in other subject areas. Our math tutors can pinpoint the help your teenager needs to complete math homework more independently, excel in the classroom and prepare for a bright future. We’ll develop a personalized learning plan and keep your teen’s goals and interests in mind every step of the way with lessons that are engaging, motivating and rewarding. Start making high school math manageable today! Find out how we can help with the following subject areas:

    • Algebra 1
    • Algebra 2
    • Geometry
    • Trigonometry
    • Pre-calculus
    • And more!

    Basic Skills Test Prep

    The Basic Skills Review program helps students and adult learners develop competency in core reading and math skills. The program may be especially beneficial for adults who are preparing to take the General Educational Development (GED) test, Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (ASVAB) or an assessment for a new vocation, such as policemen, firemen, postal workers or other service organization.

    Integrated & Senior Math

    We understand every student learns math differently. At Sylvan, our patient math experts will tailor a personalized learning plan based on the exact needs of your teenager. Because our integrated and senior math programs follow the same curriculum used in your teenager’s school, you can be assured that success seen at Sylvan will also be seen in the classroom. Find out how we can help your teenager work comfortably and confidently with the following math processes and concepts:

    • Algebraic concepts
    • Geometric concepts
    • Trigonometric concepts
    • Patterns and relationships
    • Data analysis
    • Linear, exponential and quadratic functions
    • Probability
    • And more!

Reading

    High School Reading

    It is critical to not underestimate the importance of reading in high school–particularly as complex assignments and long-term projects require more attention to and strength in this area! Let Sylvan’s reading experts develop a personalized plan to help your teenager become a more proficient and confident reader in the following areas:

    • Fluency
    • Word analysis
    • Vocabulary
    • Reading comprehension
    • And more!

    Advanced Reading Skills

    Sylvan's Advanced Reading Skills program can raise your child’s effective reading rate by 50% with as little as twelve hours of instruction.* Increased reading speed and improved comprehension can help your child with test-taking, studying and more!

    *Individual results may vary. Please contact us for more information.

    Basic Skills Test Prep

    The Basic Skills Review program helps students and adult learners develop competency in core reading and math skills. The program may be especially beneficial for adults who are preparing to take the General Educational Development (GED) test, Armed Services Vocational Aptitude Battery (ASVAB) or an assessment for a new vocation, such as policemen, firemen, postal workers or other service organization.

Writing

    High School Writing

    Strong writing skills in high school are crucial to your teenager’s success in life. Our writing program will help your teen tackle the toughest classroom writing assignments, perform better on tests, and prepare for state assessments and the SAT/ACT® with confidence. Find out how Sylvan can tailor a plan to improve your teen’s writing skills in the following areas:

    • Applying the writing process from pre-writing through publishing
    • Applying composition techniques to new and existing writing assignments, including the development of effective thesis statements, development of topic sentences and supporting paragraphs, and organization of details and transitions
    • Understanding and composing different writing forms, including descriptive, narrative, expository, and persuasive
    • Analyzing works of literature and nonfiction, summarizing texts in writing, composing a research paper, and more

Study Skills

    High School Study Skills

    Does your teenager need help with study and organizational skills? With Sylvan’s study skills program, we’ll help your teenager learn how to manage time and daily coursework with ease. From discovering the right way to take notes and study to learning how to complete research for papers and assignments, our study skills program will help your teenager become a better student in high school – and beyond. We’re here to help with the following skills:

    • Organization and time management
    • Note-taking
    • Reading and studying
    • Test-taking strategies

Homework Help

    High School Homework Help

    There are many reasons why your family might need extra help with homework – especially in high school. At Sylvan, we’ll work with you to create a homework plan that meets your teenager’s needs and your busy schedule. Learn more about our programs today and find out how we can:

    • Help your teen learn any missed skills and lessons
    • Provide extra instruction with class material and concepts
    • Improve organizational skills and study habits
    • Provide a dedicated place and time where a teacher can help with assignments

College Prep

    College Prep Writing

    Advance your teenager’s writing skills today! Our College Prep Writing program can help your teenager compose an exceptional research paper, avoid plagiarism, prepare college applications and essays that shine, sharpen writing skills for the SAT, ACT® or AP exams and more!

    SAT* Test Prep

    Sylvan's SAT preparation course provides personalized instruction in a small group setting. From timed practice tests to proven test-taking strategies and techniques, our test prep experts will ensure your teenager is prepared on test day. Take steps to increase your teenager’s score today! Register for an upcoming SAT prep class.

    *SAT is a registered trademark of the College Board, which was not involved in the production of, and does not endorse this product.

    ACT® Test Prep

    With competition to get into college on the rise, Sylvan's ACT preparation course can increase your child’s ACT score. Our personalized approach to test prep teaches the test-taking strategies and techniques your teenager needs to approach test day with confidence. Learn more about ACT test preparation from Sylvan and enroll today.

    ACT is registered trademark of ACT Inc.

    College Prep Study Skills

    With college right around the corner, knowing what and how to study can give your teenager an edge. Let Sylvan’s study skills experts teach the valuable organization, time management, note-taking, studying and test-taking strategies your teenager needs for success in high school and college.