The most effective tutoring programs in California are tailored for the needs of individual students — and are delivered by dedicated instructors who guide and motivate kids in a way that enhances their academic abilities and makes learning much more interesting, engaging and rewarding. At your local Sylvan center, you'll discover a dynamic learning environment where students have the support they need to reach their full potential. At Sylvan, we understand that positive learning experiences are vital to long-term success — whether it's personal tutoring, homework help or college prep — so contact us today to set your child on the path to a bright future.

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Boosting Results and Confidence

We appreciate that parents and kids care about improving academic results, so we always focus on providing measurable outcomes. With that in mind, you can take our word that Sylvan has spent 35 years helping students excel. In fact, students who attend Sylvan experience up to three times more growth in math and reading scores compared to students who don't.

Experience the Difference with Sylvan

Millions of children and their families have benefited at Sylvan over the years, finding valuable opportunities to thrive academically and lay the foundations for lasting success. We aim to challenge and engage each and every student, and that's why we design a tailored instructional plan for each child— and, in addition, many of our instructors work in local schools nearby, which means they can modify Sylvan lessons according to the curriculum in question. Our instructors also utilize the latest teaching tools and techniques, including iPads®.

Sylvan Programs in California Include:

  • Math tutoring: We can help students from the 1st grade to the 12th, focusing on your child's specific math needs and taking steps to improve grades.
  • Reading tutoring: We take a comprehensive approach to reading because it is a critical skill for every school subject. Our program incorporates fluency, comprehension, vocabulary, phonics and more as required.
  • Writing tutoring: From basic spelling and grammar to advanced writing techniques, Sylvan tutors can bring out more smiles and better scores when it comes to written communication.
  • Homework help: If a particular homework assignment is proving to be stressful (algebra springs to mind!), it's time to obtain just-as-needed homework tutoring at your local Sylvan tutoring center.

Enjoy Limited-Time Savings

At Sylvan Learning, helping students achieve impressive results is our specialty. That's why our in-depth Academic Checkup is available for only $95* for a limited time. We'll find out how your child compares to national norms, helping us identify specific areas for improvement — and start plotting the course to better grades in the new school year.