Every child’s needs are different, so learning should never be one-size-fits-all! The talented tutors at Sylvan Learning in Pleasanton can provide the personal learning experience your child needs to excel in the classroom and beyond.


You may think of Sylvan for tutoring, but our proven tutoring programs are just the beginning. 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 Pleasanton programs include:

Personal Tutoring

At Sylvan, we’re known for getting real results. In fact, our students usually see up to two to three times more improvement in their math and reading scores than their peers. How do we achieve this? We unite hands-on technology with personal learning to create an experience that’s engaging, inspiring and a whole lot of fun!

Our talented tutors will work with your child to ensure the learning process is at the right pace and skill level for him or her. 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. With us, learning math is always fun and never frustrating. Your child will have a great time using interactive technology and playing brain-boosting games.

Our instructors know just how math is taught in school these days. (Yesss!) That means what we teach at Sylvan can help make a major difference in the classroom.

STEM Programs

Sylvan is leading the way as the largest provider of STEM programs in North America. Our classes encourage kids to get creative while having plenty of fun!

Sylvan EDGE programs are a great way to get your child familiar with vital 21st-century STEM skills that can lead to greater success in the classroom and even in future careers. Our innovative, fun-filled programs include coding, robotics, engineering, science and, of course, math.

Your child will have plenty of fun learning how to use our kid-friendly software and partnering with peers on cool projects — it’s the perfect way to develop a love for STEM!

College Prep

Our ACT® and SAT® test prep programs and college prep courses can help your teen say goodbye to jitters and bring on the college admissions process with confidence.

From developing advanced time management, problem solving and organization skills to learning how to write a great application essay, Sylvan is here to help your son or daughter prepare for the complexities of college and the working world. Reach those college goals with confidence!

Real Results Start 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. When it comes to personal tutoring in Pleasanton, Sylvan offers a full team of expert tutors and proven results, so you can choose us with confidence!

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. 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.

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Get started sooner: for a limited time, you can sign up for a Sylvan Insight™ Assessment for just $95. It's our proven method to pinpoint any student's strengths and highlight any skill gaps for extra attention. Simply contact us today for more info. Find out how Sylvan can help your child's scores and confidence soar!