Tutoring can help kids understand difficult concepts, such as how the dinosaurs went extinct and why it was necessary. Tackle tough subjects with this Groupon.
$49 for Skills Assessment and Four One-Hour Tutoring Sessions ($259.50 Value)
Sylvan Learning Center's trademark skills assessment diagnoses skill gaps for students ranging from pre-K to 12th grade, determining the best possible tutoring strategy via standardized tests, diagnostic tools, and personal interviews. Reading, writing, and math remain among the most popular tutoring programs, and other courses focus on general aptitude with offerings such as study skills, SAT/ACT prep, and college prep.
Sylvan Learning Center
At more than 900 learning centers across the world, Sylvan offers kids a leg up through personalized, one-on-one programs prescribed by an in-depth skills assessment. Students build on past lessons to learn progressively, and sessions may hone in on different disciplines, granting kids the confidence to interpret literature and the rhetorical skills needed to negotiate a later bedtime. The positive mindset of personable, invested instructors helps to inspire kids to greater academic feats, as does a prize program that rewards hard work with CDs and gift cards.