Every child’s needs are different, so learning should never be one-size-fits-all! The certified instructors at Sylvan Learning in Gardena are here to provide the personalized learning experience that’s right for your child, so he or she can accomplish his or her goals in the classroom and beyond.


At Sylvan, we’re known for personal tutoring — but that’s not all. From homework help, math skill programs and college prep to cool courses in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math), we offer the comprehensive programming your child needs to reach his or her full potential — all while having a blast in the process! Our results are proven, which means we know exactly how to raise scores and confidence.

Our Gardena programs include:

Personal Tutoring

Families come to Sylvan because we’re known for delivering real 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 it? We bring teaching and technology together to develop an engaging, personalized learning experience that’s big on fun.

Our expert instructors are here to ensure your child is learning in the way that’s right for him or her, which is why we take the time to get to know his or her needs, challenges, skill level and pace. We’re dedicated to ensuring your child feels inspired, motivated and engaged each step of the way.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

From learning the basics to mastering advanced algebra, Sylvan has a program for every family and budget. At Sylvan, interactive technology, collaborative activities, and fun games and puzzles all combine to make learning math a blast.

Our teachers are knowledgeable about the new ways that math is taught in school today. (Hooray!) At Sylvan, our programs are specifically designed to help kids achieve real results in the classroom.

STEM Programs

Sylvan is leading the way as the largest provider of STEM programs 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 cool programs include science, engineering, coding, robotics 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.

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 developing better time management and organization skills to writing an impressive application essay, Sylvan has the comprehensive programs your teen needs to successfully prepare for college and beyond. Get ready to conquer those college goals!

Get Proven Results with Sylvan

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. Fortunately, when you turn to Sylvan for personal tutoring in Gardena, you don’t just get a tutor, you get a team with a proven track record of achieving results.

Sylvan students see up to two to three times more growth in their math and reading scores than their peers. Our engaging, personalized learning experience, certified instructors and nearly 40 years of experience all add up to great success for kids in the classroom and in life.

Start Today and Save!

Take the first step and get started today with an Academic Checkup for just $95. It's a great way to pinpoint strengths and identify skill gaps, so contact us today to learn more. You'll soon see how Sylvan delivers greater results and bigger smiles.