Your child’s strengths and challenges are unique, so it only makes sense that learning should never be one-size-fits-all. The talented tutors at Sylvan Learning in Carterville can provide the personal learning experience your child needs to excel in the classroom and beyond.


At Sylvan, we go above and beyond personal tutoring. With programming ranging from math skill practice and college prep to leading-edge STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) courses, we help ensure kids are achieving success and having fun at the same time! We deliver real results, which means we know just what to do to raise scores and confidence.

Our Carterville programs include:

Personal Tutoring

Families come to Sylvan because we’re known for delivering real results. In fact, Sylvan students can generally expect to achieve up to two to three times greater growth in their reading and math scores than non-Sylvan students. What’s our recipe for success? We use the best in teaching and technology to make learning personal and engaging.

At Sylvan, we get to know your child’s unique needs and learning style before creating a custom learning plan that’s at the right pace and skill level. We’re dedicated to ensuring your child feels inspired, motivated and engaged each step of the way.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

Whether your child is just starting out with kindergarten math or you have a teen who could use some extra guidance with algebra, you can be sure we have the math programs that meet your 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.

Our teachers know just what goes into teaching math in school these days. (Bravo!) You can be confident that what we teach at Sylvan is designed to achieve bigger results in the classroom and beyond.

STEM Programs

No one in North America provides more STEM classes than Sylvan. These classes focus on fostering creativity and imagination — and boosting smiles!

Through Sylvan EDGE programs, your child can get to grips with crucial 21st-centuy STEM skills that can help pave the way for greater success in school and even in high-demand careers. Our forward-thinking programs include everything from coding, robotics and engineering to science and math.

Your child will have a blast with our kid-friendly software, hands-on activities and collaborative projects that foster camaraderie and a love for STEM!

College Prep

Does thinking about the college admissions process give your teen sweaty palms? Say goodbye to jitters and get ready to bring on college with confidence with Sylvan’s ACT® and SAT® test prep programs and college prep courses.

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. The road to future success starts with Sylvan!

Get Proven Results with Sylvan

Before you sign your son or daughter up for tutoring, you want to make sure that the tutoring program you choose will lead to success in school. When it comes to personal tutoring in Carterville, Sylvan has a proven track record of delivering results.

On average, Sylvan students achieve up to two to three times more improvement in their math and reading scores than non-Sylvan students. At Sylvan, we’ve been inspiring kids to be their best for more than 35 years — and we have the certified instructors and personal learning experience your child needs to go further.

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You’ll love watching your son or daughter’s scores and confidence improve! Take the first step and get started today for just $95*. Call today or fill out our online form to request more information.