Your son or daughter’s needs are unique, so learning shouldn’t be one-dimensional. The certified instructors at Sylvan Learning in Sarasota are here to provide the personalized learning experience that’s right for your child, so he or she can accomplish his or her goals in the classroom and beyond.


At Sylvan, we go above and beyond personal tutoring. 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. We know how to get amazing results, and that includes boosting scores and confidence.

Our Sarasota programs include:

Personal Tutoring

At Sylvan, we’re recognized for achieving amazing results. Sylvan students generally achieve up to two to three times greater growth in their math and reading scores than their peers. How is this done? We combine the very best in teaching and technology to ensure learning is personal, motivating and 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. You can feel good knowing your child will stay engaged and inspired each step of the way.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

Whether your child is starting with the basics or needs help mastering tricky algebra concepts, we have a variety of programs to suit all needs and budgets. We never want frustration to be part of the equation, which is why we combine engaging technology with hands-on games and exercises to keep learning math fun and exciting.

Our teachers are skilled in the new ways that math is taught in schools these days. (Hurrah!) You can feel confident that what your child learns at Sylvan can help make a huge difference in the classroom and beyond.

STEM Programs

As the biggest provider of STEM classes in North America, Sylvan is leading the way to success. You can expect these classes to be highly interactive and creative — and tons of fun, of course!

Sylvan EDGE programs provide an important opportunity for children to learn 21st-century STEM skills that can help them achieve greater results in school and even in high-demand careers. These fun, creative programs cover areas including science, math, engineering, coding and robotics.

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

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 tackle advanced research assignments to drafting an impressive application essay, Sylvan is here to help your teen get ready for college and beyond. Get ready to watch your child’s confidence soar!

Real Success Begins with Sylvan

When considering tutoring options for your child, you want to be certain that the tutoring program you go with will translate to greater success in school. You can count on the entire Sylvan team in Sarasota for the best in personal tutoring. Our team has a proven track record of producing real results!

Students who come to Sylvan generally see up to two to three times more growth in their reading and math scores than other students. With talented tutors, interactive learning experiences and over 40 years of expertise, we’re ready to inspire your child to achieve all of his or her goals.

Get Started with Sylvan Today!

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