Each student has different needs and challenges, which is why learning shouldn’t be one-size-fits-all. The talented tutors at Sylvan Learning in Cobourg can provide the personal learning experience your child needs to excel in the classroom and beyond.


At Sylvan, we go above and beyond personal tutoring. 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! We know just how to improve scores and confidence — and we have the results to show for it.

Our Cobourg programs include:

Personal Tutoring

Families come to Sylvan because we’re known for delivering real results. In fact, our students usually see up to two to three times more improvement in their math and reading scores than their peers. How is this done? We bring teaching and technology together to develop an engaging, personalized learning experience that’s big on fun.

Our talented tutors will work with your child to ensure the learning process is at the right pace and skill level for him or her. 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 frustration to be part of the equation, which is why we combine engaging technology with hands-on games and exercises to keep learning math fun and exciting.

Our instructors know just how math is taught in school these days. (Thank goodness!) You’ll know that what we’re doing at Sylvan is making a big difference in the classroom.

STEM Programs

Sylvan leads the way as the largest provider of STEM programs in North America. These interactive courses are designed to foster creativity and imagination while being big on fun!

Our Sylvan EDGE programs can equip your child with a solid foundation of vital 21st-century STEM skills that can contribute to success in the classroom and in high-demand careers. Our range of programs includes science, math, robotics, coding and engineering.

Your son or daughter will have a great time interacting with our kid-friendly software and participating in hands-on games and activities that nurture collaboration and a love for all things STEM!

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 university prep writing to test prep and advanced study skills, you can count on Sylvan for the comprehensive programs your son or daughter needs to feel prepared for the challenges of university and the job market. Reach those university goals with confidence!

Get Great Results with Sylvan

Let’s face it: if you’re going to hire a tutor, you want to know you’re making a difference in the classroom. Families trust Sylvan for personal tutoring in Cobourg because our programs deliver tangible results.

In fact, our students see up to two to three times more growth in their reading and math scores than their peers. With knowledgeable and friendly tutors, personalized learning and nearly 40 years of experience, we can help your child grow and soar.

Start Today and Save!

Take advantage of our limited-time offer and get started with a Sylvan Insight™ Assessment for just $95. It's our proven method to pinpoint any student's strengths and highlight any skill gaps for extra attention. Simply contact us today for more info. Better scores and greater confidence start with Sylvan.