Your son or daughter’s needs are unique, so learning shouldn’t be one-dimensional. The certified instructors at Sylvan Learning Centres in Cobourg are here to provide the personalized learning experience that’s right for your child, so he or she can accomplish his or her goals in the classroom and beyond.


At Sylvan, we offer proven tutoring programs and much, much more. 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 Cobourg programs include:

Personal Tutoring

At Sylvan, we’re known for getting real results. Students who learn with Sylvan generally see up to two to three times greater improvement in their math and reading scores than other students. How do we do this? We combine the very best in teaching and technology to ensure learning is personal, motivating and fun!

Our teachers will work with your son or daughter to make sure learning is happening in the way that works best for him or her — at the right pace, in the right style, with the right skills. You can feel good knowing your child will stay engaged and inspired each step of the way.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

From addition and subtraction to advanced algebra, we have the program that’s right for your family and budget. Through interactive technology, hands-on exercises and fun puzzles, we leave frustration behind and make learning math a fun and exciting experience.

These days, math is taught a little differently than when you were in school; fortunately, our teachers are well-educated on that topic. (Whew!) You can be confident that what we teach at Sylvan is designed to achieve bigger results in the classroom and beyond.

STEM Programs

At Sylvan, we take pride in being the largest branded provider of STEM programs in North America. Our classes are big on creativity, collaboration and fun!

Our Sylvan EDGE programs are a fantastic way to equip your child with vital 21st-century STEM skills that can help further success in the classroom and even provide a solid foundation for a future career. Our cutting-edge programs include robotics, coding, science, engineering and math.

Kids dive deep into STEM topics and develop their teamwork skills at the same time as they get hands-on with interactive software and collaborative activities.

College Prep

Our ACT® and SAT® test prep programs and university prep courses can help your teen say goodbye to jitters and bring on the university admissions process with confidence.

From writing an effective application essay to mastering advanced study skills, we can help your son or daughter successfully prepare for the challenges of university and future careers. The road to future success starts with Sylvan!

Get Proven Results with Sylvan

If you’re considering signing your son or daughter up for a tutoring program, you want to make sure the program you choose will translate to success in the classroom. When you choose Sylvan for personal tutoring in Cobourg, you can rest assured you’re getting a full team of experts with a track record of achieving great 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. With our talented tutors, custom learning plans and over 35 years of experience, we know just what it takes to help kids soar.

Get Started with Our Limited-Time Offer!

Find out how Sylvan can help your child’s scores and confidence soar! Get started today and save with our limited-time $95* offer on an Academic Checkup. Call or fill out our online form to request more info.