You child’s needs are unique, so you shouldn’t settle for a one-size-fits-all-approach to learning! At Sylvan Learning in Markham, 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.


You may think of Sylvan for tutoring, but our proven tutoring programs are just the beginning. From math skill programs and university and career prep to hands-on courses in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math), we provide all the tools and resources kids needs to achieve success — and have plenty of fun in the process! With results to show for it, we understand just what it takes to raise scores and confidence.

Our Markham 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 is this done? Through a winning combination of personal teaching and interactive technology, we make sure learning is engaging, motivating and fun at all times.

Our teachers are here to make sure your child is learning at exactly the right pace, skill level and style that’s best for him or her. This is how we help ensure your child progresses while staying inspired and engaged every 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. 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. (Yay!) That means what we teach at Sylvan can help make a major difference in the classroom.

STEM Programs

Sylvan is the biggest provider of STEM classes in North America. Our classes are big on creativity, collaboration and fun!

Sylvan EDGE programs help equip students with critical 21st-century STEM skills that they can put to use in school and even in future careers. Our cool programs include science, engineering, coding, robotics and math.

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

Does thinking about the university admissions process give your teen sweaty palms? Say goodbye to jitters and get ready to bring on university with confidence with Sylvan’s ACT® and SAT® test prep programs and university prep courses.

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. Get started on the path to success!

Sylvan Achieves Impressive Results

Let’s face the facts: if you sign your child up for a tutoring program, you want to be sure that program will make an impact in the classroom. When it comes to personal tutoring in Markham, Sylvan offers a full team of expert tutors and proven results, so you can choose us with confidence!

On average, Sylvan students achieve up to two to three times more improvement in their math and reading scores than non-Sylvan students. Our engaging, personalized learning experience, certified instructors and over 40 years of experience all add up to great success for kids in the classroom and in life.

Get Started with Sylvan Today!

Sign up for a Sylvan Insight™ Assessment. It's an awesome way to pinpoint your child's strengths and skill gaps. Call or submit our online form now to learn more. Better scores and greater confidence start with Sylvan.