No two children are identical, which is the reason learning should never be one-size-fits-all. The talented tutors at Sylvan Learning in Burnaby can provide the personal learning experience your child needs to excel in the classroom and beyond.


Tutoring might be the first thing that pops into your head when you think of Sylvan, but our proven tutoring programs are just the tip of the iceberg. From interactive courses in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) to math skill programs and university and career prep, we inspire kids to achieve their full potential — all while having fun along the way! We deliver real results, which means we know just what to do to raise scores and confidence.

Our Burnaby programs include:

Personal Tutoring

Families turn to Sylvan because we get great results. Sylvan students typically see up to up two to three times more growth in their math and reading scores than other kids. How do we get there? We combine personal learning with interactive technology to deliver an experience that’s engaging and focused on your child’s unique needs.

Our teachers will work closely with your child to develop a custom learning plan that aligns with his or her unique needs, challenges and goals. We’re dedicated to ensuring your child feels inspired, motivated and engaged each step of the way.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

Whether your child is starting with the basics or needs help mastering tricky algebra concepts, we have a variety of programs to suit all needs and budgets. We combine interactive software, hands-on activities and challenging games to ensure learning math is a fun and motivating (but never frustrating) experience.

Our teachers know just what goes into teaching math in school these days. (Hurrah!) You can feel confident that what your child learns at Sylvan can help make a huge difference in the classroom and beyond.

STEM Programs

Sylvan is the biggest provider of STEM classes in North America. Our classes are highly creative, highly interactive and highly fun!

Sylvan EDGE programs introduce your child to important 21st-century STEM skills for success in school and in high-demand careers. Our innovative, fun-filled programs include coding, robotics, engineering, science and, of course, math.

Our easy-to-use software, interactive activities and team projects all help cultivate a comfortable, collaborative atmosphere where learning STEM is fun!

University Prep

With our ACT® and SAT® test prep programs and university prep courses, your teen can say goodbye to butterflies and make university dreams a reality.

From learning how to write a standout application essay to acing exams, we can help your son or daughter effectively prepare for the ups and downs of university and the career market. Get ready to watch university dreams move within reach!

Get Great Results with Sylvan

When deciding on a tutoring program for your child, you want to be certain that the program you choose will make a difference in the classroom. When you choose Sylvan for personal tutoring in Burnaby, you can rest assured you’re getting a full team of experts with a track record of achieving great results.

Case in point: Sylvan students tend to achieve up to two to three times more growth in their math and reading scores than their peers. With our certified tutors, personal learning and over 40 years of experience, we inspire kids to be their best.

Start Your Journey Today

Start with a Sylvan Insight™ Assessment today. It's the ideal way to identify any skill gaps your child may have and highlight strengths. Contact us now to learn more. Discover firsthand how Sylvan boosts scores and confidence!