At Sylvan Learning in Iowa, our tutors are committed to helping your son or daughter succeed. Ready to get real results? Proven personal tutoring is just one of our many programs!


From the latest programs in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) to math and algebra homework help and skill practice, we guide students on the path to a bright future.

We also have a proven track record of delivering results. You can expect your child to improve key skills — and gain more confidence.

Our Iowa Programs Include:

Personal Tutoring

Our commitment to education shows: our personal tutoring programs deliver real results. Sylvan students typically achieve up to two to three times more growth in their math and reading scores than their peers.

Kids have a blast at Sylvan! We use a variety of tools and techniques to ensure learning is always exciting and engaging, including interactive iPad®-based lessons, our motivational rewards system and more. Parents are delighted to see their child’s scores and confidence improve — and that makes a huge impact.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

We have programs to fit every need and budget — including yours! Whether your child needs personal math or algebra tutoring, homework help or focused skill practice, we’re here to help.

We make learning math fun — no boring drills here! In fact, we use a variety of games, puzzles and collaborative activities in our math skill programs to keep learning interesting. Your child will also enjoy grasping vital math concepts through hands-on iPad®-based learning.

STEM Programs

Prepare for a bright future ahead with our after-school Sylvan EDGE programs, including Robotics & Science, Coding and Engineering.

Through these programs, your child will develop important 21st-century STEM skills in fun and exciting ways. Your child will have a whole lot of fun getting hands-on with kid-friendly software and collaborating with peers. And you’ll love that you’re paving the path to greater success in school and beyond.

College Prep

When it comes to higher education admissions, competition can be fierce. College prep can make a world of difference. With programs including advanced study skills, reading and writing, and ACT® and SAT® test prep, Sylvan helps take the stress out of applying for college and builds your child’s confidence for tackling advanced courses.

Sylvan is here for you at every stage of your family’s journey, so your teen can bring on college with confidence.

Get Great Results with Sylvan

Why is Sylvan a great choice for your family’s personal tutoring needs in Iowa? We have nearly 40 years of experience and a proven track record of impressive results. In fact, Sylvan students typically see up to two to three times more growth in their reading and math scores than their peers.

Enjoy Special Savings for a Limited Time!

Start for just $95 for a Sylvan Insight™ Assessment. It's the ideal way to highlight your child's strengths and identify any skill gaps that may need extra attention to overcome. Call or submit our online form to request more information! See for yourself the amazing results Sylvan delivers.