Your son or daughter’s needs are unique, so learning shouldn’t be one-dimensional. When you turn to Sylvan Learning in Nanaimo, you can expect our talented tutors to deliver the personal learning experience your child needs to go further in school and beyond.


At Sylvan, we’re known for personal tutoring — but that’s not all. From cutting-edge courses in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) to math skill practice and university and career prep, we motivate students to accomplish their goals — all while having plenty of fun in the process! With proven results, we know just what it takes to boost scores and confidence.

Our Nanaimo programs include:

Personal Tutoring

Families trust Sylvan because we deliver impressive results. Our students generally see a boost of up to two to three times more growth in their math and reading scores than non-Sylvan students. How is this done? We fuse the very best in teaching and technology to deliver a learning experience that’s engaging and motivating, but never frustrating.

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. You can be assured your child will stay motivated and inspired at all stages of the learning journey.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

From learning the basics to mastering advanced algebra, Sylvan has a program for every family and budget. We never want learning math to feel frustrating, which is why we use interactive technology and hands-on games and puzzles to keep kids engaged and having fun.

Our teachers are knowledgeable about the new ways that math is taught in school today. (Yay!) You’ll know that what we’re doing at Sylvan is making a big difference in the classroom.

STEM Programs

Sylvan is leading the way as the largest provider of STEM programs in North America. Our classes nurture creativity, imagination and big-time fun!

Sylvan EDGE programs are the perfect way to get your child familiar with essential 21st-century STEM skills that can help equip him or her for success n the classroom and beyond. These fun, creative programs cover areas including science, math, engineering, coding and robotics.

With our kid-friendly software and hands-on projects and activities, your child will develop a love for STEM in no time!

University Prep

With our university prep programs and ACT® and SAT® test prep courses, your teen can shake off those nerves and get ready to take on the university admissions process with confidence.

From developing advanced test prep and study skills techniques to learning how to craft an effective application essay, Sylvan can help your child feel prepared and well-equipped to face the challenges of university. Now is the time to achieve those university goals!

Get Great Results with Sylvan

When considering tutoring options for your child, you want to be certain that the tutoring program you go with will translate to greater success in school. You can count on the entire Sylvan team in Nanaimo for the best in personal tutoring. Our team has a proven track record of producing real results!

In fact, Sylvan students tend to see up to two to three times more growth in their reading and math scores than other students. Our engaging, personalized learning experience, certified instructors and 40 years of experience all add up to great success for kids in the classroom and in life.

Get Started with Sylvan and Save!

For a limited time, you can get started with a Sylvan Insight™Assessment for just $95. It's an awesome way to not only pinpoint your child's strengths, but also start focusing on skill gaps that need to be addressed sooner rather than later. Call today or fill out our online form to request more information. Get to know how Sylvan delivers greater results and bigger smiles.