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 Topeka offer tailored learning experiences that help children succeed in school and beyond.


At Sylvan, we’re known for personal tutoring — but that’s not all. With programming ranging from math skill practice and college prep to leading-edge STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) courses, we help ensure kids are achieving success and having fun at the same time! We deliver real results, which means we know just what to do to raise scores and confidence.

Our Topeka 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 do this? We unite hands-on technology with personal learning to create an experience that’s engaging, inspiring and a whole lot of fun!

Our expert instructors are here to ensure your child is learning in the way that’s right for him or her, which is why we take the time to get to know his or her needs, challenges, skill level and pace. We want to make certain your child feels engaged and motivated at every stage of the learning process.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

From addition and subtraction to advanced algebra, we have the program that’s right for your family 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.

When it comes to the new ways that math is taught in school these days, our teachers know all about that. (Yay!) You can feel good knowing that what we teach at Sylvan can lead to greater results in the classroom — and beyond.

STEM Programs

No one in North America provides more STEM classes than Sylvan. Our classes encourage kids to get creative while having plenty of 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 innovative, fun-filled programs include coding, robotics, engineering, science and, of course, math.

Kids dive deep into STEM topics and develop their teamwork skills at the same time as they get hands-on with interactive software and collaborative activities.

College Prep

Get rid of those jitters! Our ACT® and SAT® test prep programs and college prep courses are an excellent way for your teen to eliminate nerves and successfully prepare for college 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. The path to a successful future starts here!

Sylvan Has a Proven Track Record of Success

If you’re thinking of hiring a tutor for your son or daughter, you want to be sure that what your child learns will make an impact in school. Fortunately, when you turn to Sylvan for personal tutoring in Topeka, you don’t just get a tutor, you get a team with a proven track record of achieving 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 our certified tutors, personal learning and over 40 years of experience, we inspire kids to be their best.

Ready to Get Started?

Take the first step and get started today with a Sylvan Insight™ Assessment. Call or fill out our online form to learn more about our method to pinpoint your child's strengths and skill gaps. Better scores and greater confidence start with Sylvan.