You child’s needs are unique, so you shouldn’t settle for a one-size-fits-all-approach to learning! The certified instructors at Sylvan Learning in Springfield 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’re known for personal tutoring — but that’s not all. From cutting-edge courses in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) to math skill practice and college and career prep, we motivate students to accomplish their goals — all while having plenty of fun in the process! With results to show for it, we understand just what it takes to raise scores and confidence.

Our Springfield programs include:

Personal Tutoring

Families turn to Sylvan because we get great results. 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? Through an effective combination of tailored teaching and hands-on technology, we deliver a learning experience that’s as unique as your child.

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 we help ensure your child stays engaged, motivated and inspired throughout the process.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

Whether your child is just starting out with kindergarten math or you have a teen who needs extra help with algebra, Sylvan has the right program for your family’s needs and budget. 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. (Yay!) You can feel confident that what your child learns at Sylvan can help make a huge difference in the classroom and beyond.

STEM Programs

Sylvan is leading the way as the largest provider of STEM programs in North America. Our classes nurture creativity, imagination and big-time fun!

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 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 ACT® and SAT® test prep programs and college prep courses can help your teen say goodbye to jitters and bring on the college admissions process 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!

Great Results Begin with Sylvan

When deciding on the right tutoring program for your child, you want to be sure the program will have a positive impact in school. That’s what makes Sylvan a great choice when it comes to personal tutoring in Springfield, because our expert team of tutors has a proven track record of achieving great results.

Case in point: Sylvan students tend to achieve up to two to three times more growth in their math and reading scores than their peers. From our expert tutors and personalized learning plans to our nearly 40 years of experience, we know exactly what it takes for students to succeed.

Get Started with Sylvan and Save!

Take the first step and get started today with an Academic Checkup for just $95. Call or fill out our online form to learn more about our method to pinpoint your child's strengths and skill gaps. You'll soon see how Sylvan delivers greater results and bigger smiles.