Your son or daughter isn’t one-dimensional, so learning shouldn’t be one-size-fits-all either! The expert tutors at Sylvan Learning in Chicago offer tailored learning experiences that help children succeed in school and beyond.


Families trust us for our proven tutoring programs and so much more. 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. Our results are proven, which means we know exactly how to raise scores and confidence.

Our Chicago 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 do we achieve this? We combine personal learning with interactive technology to deliver an experience that’s engaging and focused on your child’s unique needs.

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. You can rest assured your child stays inspired and engaged every step of the way.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

From addition and subtraction to algebra and trigonometry, we have the right program for your family’s needs and budget. We never want learning math to feel frustrating, which is why we use interactive technology and hands-on games and puzzles to keep kids engaged and having fun.

Our instructors know just how math is taught in school these days. (Bravo!) You’ll know that what we’re doing at Sylvan is making a big difference in the classroom.

STEM Programs

When it comes to STEM classes in North America, Sylvan is the largest provider. Our classes are big on creativity, collaboration and fun!

Our Sylvan EDGE programs can equip your child with a solid foundation of vital 21st-century STEM skills that can contribute to success in the classroom and in high-demand careers. Our cool programs include science, engineering, coding, robotics and math.

Through a combination of interactive software, hands-on activities and collaborative projects, we make it easy to foster a love for STEM!

College Prep

Our college prep courses and ACT® and SAT® test prep programs are a great way for your teen to eliminate jitters and turn college goals into reality.

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 conquer those college goals!

Real Success Begins with Sylvan

If you’re considering signing your son or daughter up for a tutoring program, you want to make sure the program you choose will translate to success in the classroom. Families trust Sylvan for personal tutoring in Chicago because our programs deliver tangible results.

In fact, our students see up to two to three times more growth in their reading and math scores than their peers. 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.

Get Started with Our Limited-Time Offer!

For a limited time, you can get started with a Sylvan Insight™Assessment for just $95. It's an awesome way to not only pinpoint your child's strengths, but also start focusing on skill gaps that need to be addressed sooner rather than later. Call today or fill out our online form to request more information. Get to know how Sylvan delivers greater results and bigger smiles.