Your son or daughter’s needs are unique, so learning shouldn’t be one-dimensional. At Sylvan Learning in Cobourg, our knowledgeable and friendly tutors can deliver the personal learning experience your child needs to achieve his or her goals in the classroom and beyond.


Tutoring may be the first thing that comes to mind when you think of Sylvan, but our personal tutoring programs are just the start. We offer everything from ACT and SAT test prep and university readiness to math skill programs and innovate STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) courses, so kids are kept engaged and motivated to accomplish their goals every step of the way. We know just how to improve scores and confidence — and we have the results to show for it.

Our Cobourg programs include:

Personal Tutoring

At Sylvan, we understand how to get great results. Sylvan students generally achieve up to two to three times greater growth in their math and reading scores than their peers. How do we achieve this? Through an effective combination of tailored teaching and hands-on technology, we deliver a learning experience that’s as unique as your child.

Our friendly instructors will work closely with your child to understand his or he individual needs and tailor a learning plan that suits his or her skill level and pace. We work hard to ensure your child stays engaged, motivated and inspired each and every step of the way.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

Whether your child is just starting out with kindergarten math or you have a teen who could use some extra guidance with algebra, you can be sure we have the math programs that meet your family’s needs and budget. We use engaging technology, interactive exercises and brain-boosting activities to make learning math fun and challenging, but never frustrating.

Our instructors know all about the different ways math is taught in school these days. (Bravo!) At Sylvan, our programs are specifically designed to help kids achieve real results in the classroom.

STEM Programs

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

Sylvan EDGE programs provide an excellent introduction to important 21st-century STEM skills that can help set your child on the path to success in school and even in a future career. These fun, creative programs cover areas including science, math, engineering, coding and robotics.

Through a combination of interactive software, hands-on activities and collaborative projects, we make it easy to foster a love for STEM!

University Prep

Nervous about the university admissions process? Our ACT® and SAT® test prep courses and university prep programs can help your teen tackle jitters and say hello to university 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. Reach those university goals with confidence!

Sylvan Achieves Impressive Results

If you’re thinking of hiring a tutor for your son or daughter, you want to be sure that what your child learns will make an impact in school. Families trust Sylvan for personal tutoring in Cobourg because our programs deliver tangible results.

Sylvan students see up to two to three times more growth in their math and reading scores than their peers. At Sylvan, we’ve been inspiring kids to be their best for more than 35 years — and we have the certified instructors and personal learning experience your child needs to go further.

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You’ll love seeing your child’s scores and confidence grow! Enjoy our limited-time offer and start today for only $95*. Contact us today to learn more.