No two children are identical, which is the reason learning should never be one-size-fits-all. At Sylvan Learning in San Jose, 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.


At Sylvan, we’re known for personal tutoring — but that’s not all. From homework help to college prep to cool STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) courses, we have the complete programming your child needs to realize his or her full potential. With impressive results to show for it, Sylvan knows how to effectively raise scores and bolster confidence.

Our San Jose programs include:

Personal Tutoring

Families choose Sylvan because we’re known for getting tangible results. Students who learn with Sylvan generally see up to two to three times greater improvement in their math and reading scores than other students. How do we do this? We unite expert teaching with collaborative, interactive technology to create an engaging learning experience that’s fun, but never frustrating.

Our friendly instructors will work closely with your child to understand his or he individual needs and tailor a learning plan that suits his or her skill level and pace. This is how you can feel assured your child is progressing while staying engaged and motivated.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

From fractions and decimals to algebra and trigonometry, our comprehensive range of math programs means we have something for every family’s needs 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 in school than you might remember; rest assured, our teachers know all about that. (Thank goodness!) You can feel good knowing that what we teach at Sylvan can lead to greater results in the classroom — and beyond.

STEM Programs

Sylvan is pleased to be the largest provider of STEM classes across North America. You can expect these classes to be highly interactive and creative — and tons of fun, of course!

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. Big on fun and innovation, these programs include everything from math and science to coding, robotics and engineering.

Your son or daughter will have a great time interacting with our kid-friendly software and participating in hands-on games and activities that nurture collaboration and a love for all things STEM!

College Prep

With our ACT® and SAT® test prep programs and college prep courses, your teen can say goodbye to butterflies and make college dreams a reality.

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. The road to future success starts with Sylvan!

Real Success Begins 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. You can count on the entire Sylvan team in San Jose for the best in personal tutoring. Our team has a proven track record of producing real results!

Our students usually see up to two to three times more progress in their math and reading scores than non-Sylvan students. At Sylvan, we’ve been inspiring kids to be their best for nearly 40 years — and we have the certified instructors and personal learning experience your child needs to go further.

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