Each student has different needs and challenges, which is why learning shouldn’t be one-size-fits-all. Look no further than Sylvan Learning in Pickering for the tailored learning experience your child needs to take his or her success to the next level.


At Sylvan, we’re known for personal tutoring — but that’s not all. 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! With impressive results to show for it, Sylvan knows how to effectively raise scores and bolster confidence.

Our Pickering programs include:

Personal Tutoring

At Sylvan, we know how to get results — and it shows. Compared to non-Sylvan students, our students typically see up to two to three times greater results in their reading and math scores. How? We fuse the very best in teaching and technology to deliver a learning experience that’s engaging and motivating, but never frustrating.

At Sylvan, we want to ensure your child is learning in the way that’s best for him or her, which is why we take the time to understand your child’s needs, challenges and goals and tailor our learning plans accordingly. This is how we help ensure your child progresses while staying inspired and engaged every step of the way.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

From learning the fundamentals of math to advanced algebra help, our complete range of math programs means there’s one for every family and budget. We use engaging technology, interactive exercises and brain-boosting activities to make learning math fun and challenging, but never frustrating.

These days, math is taught a little differently than when you were in school; fortunately, our teachers are well-educated on that topic. (Yay!) You can be confident that what we teach at Sylvan is designed to achieve bigger results in the classroom and beyond.

STEM Programs

As the biggest provider of STEM classes in North America, Sylvan is leading the way to success. Creativity, innovation and fun all play a big part in these classes!

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.

Your child will have a blast with our kid-friendly software, hands-on activities and collaborative projects that foster camaraderie and a love for STEM!

University Prep

Our university prep courses and ACT® and SAT® test prep programs are a great way for your teen to eliminate jitters and turn university goals into reality.

From learning how to write a standout application essay to acing exams, we can help your son or daughter effectively prepare for the ups and downs of university and the career market. Get ready to watch university dreams move within reach!

Get Proven 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. You can count on the entire Sylvan team in Pickering for the best in personal tutoring. Our team has a proven track record of producing real results!

In fact, our students see up to two to three times more growth in their reading and math 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.

Ready to Get Started?

Get started with 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. You'll love seeing your child's scores and confidence grow!