Tutoring and Academics

Individual and group tutoring, including academic enrichment classes and workshops. Also see “Languages” and “Schools.” For additional resources, see our current issue.

Academic Enrichment Camp at CSULB

Various academic subjects covered. Kindergarten Preparedness Program and 1st through 5th grade-level academic curriculum as well as art and computers.

Back to Basics Learning Programs

Your child deserves the best education possible! Whether it’s mastering a subject in school, practicing for the SAT/ACTs, or learning ABCs and becoming kindergarten-ready, the instructors at Back to Basics are ready to help.

Build It Workspace

Build It Workspace offers tutoring and enrichment classes in the STEAM subjects of science, technology, engineering, arts, and math for students (grades K-12).

Chess Palace

Weekly classes for grades K-12 and adults. Plus, tournaments and camps.

Club Z! In-Home Tutoring Services – Lakewood area

Club Z! In-Home Tutoring Services, is the largest in-home tutoring program company in the nation with over 20 years of experience tutoring all subjects and all ages.

Lakewood Recreation and Community Services

Lakewood Recreation and Community Services – Free after-school tutoring programs are available at some parks throughout the school year. Academic classes taught by Readwrite Educational Solutions: Math Development and Reading Development (6-12), $79, Sound-Start Reading (4 1/2-7), $79 and Reading, Math & More Preschool (3 1/2-5), $79.


Many libraries offer homework help, including academic workshops and story times.

Long Beach Parks Recreation and Marine

Baby Sign Language (2 mos I yrs, 6 mos), Tot Sign Language (1 – 3 yrs.), Reading, Math and More Preschool (3 1/2 – 5 yrs.), Sound Start Reading (4 yrs., 6 mos., -7 yrs.), and more!

Recreation Departments, Boys and Girls Clubs, Community Colleges and YMCA

Tutoring and academic classes through city recreation departments and colleges.

Sylvan Learning Centers

At Sylvan, results matter! Sylvan students typically see up to two to three times more growth in their math and reading scores than if they hadn’t come to Sylvan. With Sylvan, you’ll get a personalized tutoring program tailored to the needs of your child.

The Buzzz

The Buzzz is about all sorts of neat stuff: Exhibits, festivals, seasonal highlights, current topics, new things, fun things and free things … if it’s fun, family-friendly and happening in our area, it’s in here! With our Clickable Calendar, you can find fun things to do every weekend, and with our weekly features you can […]

The Tutoring Center

Are you happy with your child’s grades? Call The Tutoring Center today to schedule your Free Diagnostic Assessment. The Tutoring Center uses a unique system known as “The Rotational Approach to Learning.”