You child’s needs are unique, so you shouldn’t settle for a one-size-fits-all-approach to learning! The knowledgeable tutors at Sylvan Learning Centers in San Francisco can give your child the personalized learning experience he or she needs to achieve success in the classroom and beyond.


At Sylvan, we offer proven tutoring programs and much, much more. We offer everything from ACT and SAT test prep and college readiness to math skill programs and innovate STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) courses, so kids are kept engaged and motivated to accomplish their goals every step of the way. With impressive results to show for it, Sylvan knows how to effectively raise scores and bolster confidence.

Our San Francisco programs include:

Personal Tutoring

At Sylvan, we know how to get results — and it shows. Compared to non-Sylvan students, our students typically see up to two to three times greater results in their reading and math scores. What’s our secret? We unite hands-on technology with personal learning to create an experience that’s engaging, inspiring and a whole lot of fun!

At Sylvan, we want to ensure your child is learning in the way that’s best for him or her, which is why we take the time to understand your child’s needs, challenges and goals and tailor our learning plans accordingly. This is how you can feel assured your child is progressing while staying engaged and motivated.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

From learning the basics to mastering advanced algebra, Sylvan has a program for every family and budget. We never want learning math to feel frustrating, which is why we use interactive technology and hands-on games and puzzles to keep kids engaged and having fun.

Our teachers are skilled in the new ways that math is taught in schools these days. (Yesss!) That’s how you can be sure what we teach at Sylvan is going to make a big impact in the classroom and beyond.

STEM Programs

Sylvan is pleased to be the largest provider of STEM classes across North America. These interactive courses are designed to foster creativity and imagination while being big on 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. These fun and innovative programs include topics from math and science to robotics, coding and engineering.

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

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 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. Now is the time to achieve those college goals!

Real Results Start with Sylvan

If you’re thinking of hiring a tutor for your son or daughter, you want to be sure that what your child learns will make an impact in school. That’s what makes Sylvan a great choice when it comes to personal tutoring in San Francisco, because our expert team of tutors has a proven track record of achieving great results.

On average, Sylvan students achieve up to two to three times more improvement in their math and reading scores than non-Sylvan students. From our expert tutors and personalized learning plans to our 35+ years of experience, we know exactly what it takes for students to succeed.

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Better scores and greater confidence start with Sylvan. Get started today and save with our limited-time $95* offer. Get in touch with us today to learn more.