Different students have different needs, which is why learning should never been one-dimensional. The expert tutors at Sylvan Learning in Chicago offer tailored learning experiences that help children succeed in school and beyond.


At Sylvan, our proven tutoring programs are only the beginning. From homework help, math skill programs and college prep to cool courses in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math), we offer the comprehensive programming your child needs to reach his or her full potential — all while having a blast in the process! We know how to get amazing results, and that includes boosting scores and confidence.

Our Chicago programs include:

Personal Tutoring

At Sylvan, we know how to get results — and it shows. In fact, when compared to non-Sylvan students, our students typically see up to two to three times greater improvement in their math and reading scores. How do we do it? We combine the very best in teaching and technology to ensure learning is personal, motivating and fun!

At Sylvan, we take the time to get to know your son or daughter’s unique needs and adapt the learning process to meet his or her pace and skills. 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. We use engaging technology, interactive exercises and brain-boosting activities to make learning math fun and challenging, but never frustrating.

Our teachers are knowledgeable about the new ways that math is taught in school today. (Bravo!) That means what we teach at Sylvan can help make a major difference in the classroom.

STEM Programs

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

Sylvan EDGE programs introduce your child to important 21st-century STEM skills for success in school and in high-demand careers. Our innovative, fun-filled programs include coding, robotics, engineering, science and, of course, math.

Your child will have an amazing time tinkering with our kid-friendly technology, collaborating with a partner and getting hands-on with projects!

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 developing advanced time management, problem solving and organization skills to learning how to write a great application essay, Sylvan is here to help your son or daughter prepare for the complexities of college and the working world. Get ready to conquer those college goals!

Sylvan Has a Proven Track Record of Success

When you decide to enlist a tutor for your son or daughter, you want to know that what your child learns will have a positive effect in the classroom. Fortunately, when you turn to Sylvan for personal tutoring in Chicago, you don’t just get a tutor, you get a team with a proven track record of achieving results.

On average, Sylvan students achieve up to two to three times more improvement in their math and reading scores than non-Sylvan students. With our certified tutors, personal learning and nearly 40 years of experience, we inspire kids to be their best.

Start Your Journey and Save!

Get started sooner: for a limited time, you can sign up for just $95. It's a great way to emphasize your child's strengths and identify any skill gaps that need some extra focus. Just give us a call or complete our online form to learn more. Better scores and greater confidence start with Sylvan.