No two students are the same, so learning shouldn’t be one-size-fits-all either! The talented tutors at Sylvan Learning in Rockford can provide the personal learning experience your child needs to excel in the classroom and beyond.


You may think of Sylvan for tutoring, but our proven tutoring programs are just the beginning. From homework help to college prep to cool STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) courses, we have the complete programming your child needs to realize his or her full potential. We deliver real results, which means we know just what to do to raise scores and confidence.

Our Rockford programs include:

Personal Tutoring

At Sylvan, we understand how to 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 is this done? Through a winning combination of personal teaching and interactive technology, we make sure learning is engaging, motivating and fun at all times.

At Sylvan, we take the time to get to know your son or daughter’s unique needs and adapt the learning process to meet his or her pace and skills. You can rest assured your child stays inspired and engaged every step of the way.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

Whether your child is starting with the basics or needs help mastering tricky algebra concepts, we have a variety of programs to suit all needs and budgets. We combine interactive software, hands-on activities and challenging games to ensure learning math is a fun and motivating (but never frustrating) experience.

Our instructors know just how math is taught in school 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

No one in North America provides more STEM classes than Sylvan. Our classes are highly creative, highly interactive and highly 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 cutting-edge programs include robotics, coding, science, engineering and math.

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

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 learning how to tackle advanced research assignments to drafting an impressive application essay, Sylvan is here to help your teen get ready for college and beyond. The road to future success starts with Sylvan!

Real Success Begins with Sylvan

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. When it comes to personal tutoring in Rockford, Sylvan offers a full team of expert tutors and proven results, so you can choose us with confidence!

Did you know? Our students typically achieve up to two to three times more growth in their math and reading scores than non-Sylvan students. Our engaging, personalized learning experience, certified instructors and nearly 40 years of experience all add up to great success for kids in the classroom and in life.

Get Started and Save!

Get started today with a Sylvan Insight™ Assessment and save with our limited-time $95 offer. It's a great way to emphasize your child's strengths and identify any skill gaps that need some extra focus. Just give us a call or complete our online form to learn more. You'll soon see how Sylvan delivers greater results and bigger smiles.