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


Tutoring may be the first thing that comes to mind when you think of Sylvan, but our personal tutoring programs are just the start. From math skill programs and college and career prep to hands-on courses in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math), we provide all the tools and resources kids needs to achieve success — and have plenty of fun in the process! We deliver real results, which means we know just what to do to raise scores and confidence.

Our Sycamore programs include:

Personal Tutoring

At Sylvan, we deliver amazing results. Compared to non-Sylvan students, our students typically see up to two to three times greater results in their reading and math scores. How do we do it? We unite expert teaching with collaborative, interactive technology to create an engaging learning experience that’s fun, but never frustrating.

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. 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 could use some extra guidance with algebra, you can be sure we have the math programs that meet your family’s needs and budget. Our expert math teachers use interactive technology and a variety of games, puzzles and brainteasers to leave frustration behind and make learning math a fun and exciting experience.

Our teachers are knowledgeable about the new ways that math is taught in school today. (Bravo!) 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

Sylvan leads the way as the largest provider of STEM programs in North America. Our classes are big on creativity, collaboration and fun!

Sylvan EDGE programs introduce your child to important 21st-century STEM skills for success in school and in high-demand careers. Big on fun and innovation, these programs include everything from math and science to coding, robotics and engineering.

Our easy-to-use software, interactive activities and team projects all help cultivate a comfortable, collaborative atmosphere where learning STEM is fun!

College Prep

With our college prep programs and ACT® and SAT® test prep courses, your teen can shake off those nerves and get ready to take on the college admissions process with confidence.

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. Get started on the path to success!

Get Great Results 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. Families trust Sylvan for personal tutoring in Sycamore because our programs deliver tangible results.

Students who come to Sylvan generally see up to two to three times more growth in their reading and math scores than other students. With knowledgeable and friendly tutors, personalized learning and over 35 years of experience, we can help your child grow and soar.

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Get to know how Sylvan delivers greater results and bigger smiles. Get started sooner: for a limited time, you can sign up for just $95*. Call or submit our online form now to learn more.