Your son or daughter’s needs are unique, so learning shouldn’t be one-dimensional. At Sylvan Learning in Cobourg, our experienced tutors can provide the custom learning experience your child needs to realize his or her potential in school and beyond.


At Sylvan, we go above and beyond personal tutoring. With programming ranging from math skill practice and university prep to leading-edge STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) courses, we help ensure kids are achieving success and having fun at the same time! With results to show for it, we understand just what it takes to raise scores and confidence.

Our Cobourg programs include:

Personal Tutoring

Families choose Sylvan because we’re known for getting tangible 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 do we do it? We unite expert teaching with collaborative, interactive technology to create an engaging learning experience that’s fun, but never frustrating.

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. We want to make certain your child feels engaged and motivated at every stage of the learning process.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

From fractions and decimals to algebra and trigonometry, our comprehensive range of math programs means we have something for every family’s needs and budget. With us, learning math is always fun and never frustrating. Your child will have a great time using interactive technology and playing brain-boosting games.

Our instructors know all about the different ways math is taught in school these days. (Yay!) Everything we teach at Sylvan is designed to make a greater impact in the classroom and beyond.

STEM Programs

As the biggest provider of STEM classes in North America, Sylvan is leading the way to success. Our classes encourage kids to get creative while having plenty of 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 and innovative programs include topics from math and science to robotics, coding and engineering.

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 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. Reach those university goals with confidence!

Our Programs Lead to Real Results

Let’s face it: if you’re going to hire a tutor, you want to know you’re making a difference in the classroom. Fortunately, when you turn to Sylvan for personal tutoring in Cobourg, you don’t just get a tutor, you get a team with a proven track record of achieving 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 40 years of experience, we know just what it takes to help kids soar.

Get Started with Sylvan and Save!

Enjoy our limited-time offer and start with a Sylvan Insight™ Assessment today for only $95. Contact us now to learn how we can pinpoint your child's strengths and identify skill gaps that need a little extra attention. You'll soon see how Sylvan delivers greater results and bigger smiles.