Your child’s strengths and challenges are unique, so it only makes sense that learning should never be one-size-fits-all. Look no further than Sylvan Learning in Whitby for the tailored learning experience your child needs to take his or her success to the next level.


At Sylvan, we go above and beyond personal tutoring. From 21st-century STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) programming to homework help and university prep, we’re here to motivate and inspire kids to reach their goals every step of the way. We know how to get amazing results, and that includes boosting scores and confidence.

Our Whitby programs include:

Personal Tutoring

At Sylvan, we understand how to get great results. In fact, when compared to non-Sylvan students, our students typically see up to two to three times greater improvement in their math and reading scores. How do we do this? We fuse the very best in teaching and technology to deliver a learning experience that’s engaging and motivating, 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. This is how you can feel assured your child is progressing while staying engaged and motivated.

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. Our expert math teachers use interactive technology and a variety of games, puzzles and brainteasers to leave frustration behind and make learning math a fun and exciting experience.

Our instructors know all about the different ways math is taught in school these days. (Yesss!) You can feel good knowing that what we teach at Sylvan can lead to greater results in the classroom — and beyond.

STEM Programs

When it comes to STEM classes in North America, Sylvan is the largest provider. Our classes encourage kids to get creative while having plenty of 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 programs are big on fun and innovation and include robotics, coding, engineering, science and math.

Kids dive deep into STEM topics and develop their teamwork skills at the same time as they get hands-on with interactive software and collaborative activities.

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. Reach those university goals with confidence!

Great Results Begin with Sylvan

When you decide to enlist a tutor for your son or daughter, you want to know that what your child learns will have a positive effect in the classroom. Fortunately, when you turn to Sylvan for personal tutoring in Whitby, you don’t just get a tutor, you get a team with a proven track record of achieving results.

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 40 years of experience all add up to great success for kids in the classroom and in life.

Get Your Child an Academic Checkup Today!

For a limited time, you can take advantage of an Academic Checkup. It's a great way to emphasize your child's strengths and identify any skill gaps that need some extra focus. Just give us a call or complete our online form to learn more. You'll love seeing your child's scores and confidence grow!