No two students are the same, so learning shouldn’t be one-size-fits-all either! At Sylvan Learning in Hoover, 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.


Tutoring may be the first thing that comes to mind when you think of Sylvan, but our personal tutoring programs are just the start. Whether your child needs help mastering tricky math concepts or guidance with test, college and career prep, we can help him or her achieve greater success — all while having fun at every stage of the journey! With proven results, we know just what it takes to boost scores and confidence.

Our Hoover programs include:

Personal Tutoring

At Sylvan, we’re recognized for achieving amazing results. Sylvan students typically see up to up two to three times more growth in their math and reading scores than other kids. How? Through a winning combination of personal teaching and interactive technology, we make sure learning is engaging, motivating and fun at all times.

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 we help ensure your child progresses while staying inspired and engaged every step of the way.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

From kindergarten math to help with advanced algebra, we have the right math program for your family and budget. Through interactive technology, hands-on exercises and fun puzzles, we leave frustration behind and make learning math a fun and exciting experience.

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 feel confident that what your child learns at Sylvan can help make a huge difference in the classroom and beyond.

STEM Programs

No one in North America provides more STEM classes than Sylvan. These interactive courses are designed to foster creativity and imagination while being big on fun!

Through Sylvan EDGE programs, your child can get to grips with crucial 21st-centuy STEM skills that can help pave the way for greater success in school and even in high-demand careers. Big on fun and innovation, these programs include everything from math and science to coding, robotics and engineering.

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.

College Prep

Nervous about the college admissions process? Our ACT® and SAT® test prep courses and college prep programs can help your teen tackle jitters and say hello to college with confidence.

From college 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 college and the job market. There’s no better time to tackle those college dreams!

Sylvan Achieves Impressive 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. When you choose Sylvan for personal tutoring in Hoover, you can rest assured you’re getting a full team of experts with a track record of achieving great results.

Sylvan students see up to two to three times more growth in their math and reading scores than their peers. With tailored learning, expert tutors and 40 years of experience, we inspire kids to realize their potential.

Start Today and Save!

For a limited time, you can get your child started with a Sylvan Insight™ Assessment 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. Achieve better results and greater confidence with Sylvan!