Your son or daughter’s needs are unique, so learning shouldn’t be one-dimensional. The expert tutors at Sylvan Learning in Pasadena offer tailored learning experiences that help children succeed in school and beyond.


Tutoring might be the first thing that pops into your head when you think of Sylvan, but our proven tutoring programs are just the tip of the iceberg. With programming ranging from math skill practice and college prep to leading-edge STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) courses, we help ensure kids are achieving success and having fun at the same time! Our results are proven, which means we know exactly how to raise scores and confidence.

Our Pasadena programs include:

Personal Tutoring

Families choose Sylvan because we’re known for getting tangible results. In fact, Sylvan students can generally expect to achieve up to two to three times greater growth in their reading and math scores than non-Sylvan students. How do we do it? Through a winning combination of personal teaching and interactive technology, we make sure learning is engaging, motivating and fun at all times.

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 work hard to ensure your child stays engaged, motivated and inspired each and 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. 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.

When it comes to the new ways that math is taught in school these days, our teachers know all about that. (Hurrah!) You can feel good knowing that what we teach at Sylvan can lead to greater 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. Our classes are highly creative, highly interactive and highly fun!

Our Sylvan EDGE programs are a fantastic way to equip your child with vital 21st-century STEM skills that can help further success in the classroom and even provide a solid foundation for a future career. Our innovative, fun-filled programs include coding, robotics, engineering, science and, of course, math.

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

College Prep

Is your teen nervous about the college admissions process? Help him or her feel confident and prepared with our ACT® and SAT® test prep programs and college prep courses.

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 college and the career market. The road to future success starts with Sylvan!

Get Proven Results with Sylvan

Before you sign your son or daughter up for tutoring, you want to make sure that the tutoring program you choose will lead to success in school. Fortunately, when you turn to Sylvan for personal tutoring in Pasadena, you don’t just get a tutor, you get a team with a proven track record of achieving results.

Did you know? Our students typically achieve up to two to three times more growth in their math and reading scores than non-Sylvan students. From our certified instructors to our custom learning plans — not to mention our over 40 years of experience — we inspire kids to be their best in everything they do.

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Start with a Sylvan Insight™ Assessment today. It's a great way to pinpoint strengths and identify skill gaps, so contact us today to learn more. Better scores and greater confidence start with Sylvan.