You child’s needs are unique, so you shouldn’t settle for a one-size-fits-all-approach to learning! The talented tutors at Sylvan Learning Centers in Mattoon 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. 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 deliver real results, which means we know just what to do to raise scores and confidence.

Our Mattoon programs include:

Personal Tutoring

At Sylvan, we deliver amazing results. Sylvan students generally achieve up to two to three times greater growth in their math and reading scores than their peers. How? We combine the very best in teaching and technology to ensure learning is personal, motivating and fun!

Our teachers will work closely with your child to develop a custom learning plan that aligns with his or her unique needs, challenges and goals. 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. Through an effective combination of hands-on technology, collaborative activities and brain-boosting games, we make learning math a fun and engaging experience.

Our teachers are knowledgeable about the new ways that math is taught in school today. (Hooray!) That’s how you can be sure what we teach at Sylvan is going to make a big impact in the classroom and beyond.

STEM Programs

No one in North America provides more STEM classes than Sylvan. Our classes emphasize creativity, imagination and fun!

Sylvan EDGE programs help equip students with critical 21st-century STEM skills that they can put to use in school and even in future careers. Our range of programs includes science, math, robotics, coding and engineering.

With our kid-friendly software and hands-on projects and activities, your child will develop a love for STEM in no time!

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 developing better time management and organization skills to writing an impressive application essay, Sylvan has the comprehensive programs your teen needs to successfully prepare for college and beyond. The road to future success starts with Sylvan!

Great Results Begin 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. This is what makes Sylvan an excellent choice when it comes to personal tutoring in Mattoon, because our team is passionate about delivering real results for families — and we have the proven track record to show for it.

In fact, our students see up to two to three times more growth in their reading and math scores than their peers. With our talented tutors, custom learning plans and over 35 years of experience, we know just what it takes to help kids soar.

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Get to know how Sylvan delivers greater results and bigger smiles. Enjoy our limited-time offer and start today with an Academic Checkup for only $95*. Call or submit our online form now to learn more.