Your child’s strengths and challenges are unique, so it only makes sense that learning should never be one-size-fits-all. At Sylvan Learning in Pickering, 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 offer proven tutoring programs and much, much more. From interactive courses in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) to math skill programs and university and career prep, we inspire kids to achieve their full potential — all while having fun along the way! We know just how to improve scores and confidence — and we have the results to show for it.

Our Pickering programs include:

Personal Tutoring

Families come to Sylvan because we’re known for delivering real results. In fact, our students tend to see up to two to three times more growth in their reading and math scores than non-Sylvan students. How do we achieve this? We unite expert teaching with collaborative, interactive technology to create an engaging learning experience that’s fun, but never frustrating.

Our teachers will work closely with your child to develop a custom learning plan that aligns with his or her unique needs, challenges and goals. We want to make certain your child feels engaged and motivated at every stage of the learning process.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

Whether your child is starting with the basics or needs help mastering tricky algebra concepts, we have a variety of programs to suit all needs and budgets. We never want learning math to feel frustrating, which is why we use interactive technology and hands-on games and puzzles to keep kids engaged and having fun.

When it comes to the new ways that math is taught in school these days, our teachers know all about that. (Whew!) You can be confident that what we teach at Sylvan is designed to achieve bigger results in the classroom and beyond.

STEM Programs

Sylvan is the biggest provider of STEM classes in North America. These classes focus on fostering creativity and imagination — and boosting smiles!

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. Our cutting-edge programs include robotics, coding, science, engineering and math.

We make learning STEM skills fun and interactive through kid-friendly software and collaborative projects and games.

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 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. Now is the time to achieve those university goals!

Our Programs Lead to Real Results

When considering tutoring options for your child, you want to be certain that the tutoring program you go with will translate to greater success in school. This is what makes Sylvan an excellent choice when it comes to personal tutoring in Pickering, because our team is passionate about delivering real results for families — and we have the proven track record to show for it.

Sylvan students see up to two to three times more growth in their math and reading scores than their peers. From our expert tutors and personalized learning plans to our over 40 years of experience, we know exactly what it takes for students to succeed.

Your Journey Starts Today

Get started with a Sylvan Insight™ Assessment. 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. Get on track to greater scores and confidence with Sylvan.