Your son or daughter isn’t one-dimensional, so learning shouldn’t be one-size-fits-all either! At Sylvan Learning Centers in Traverse City, our knowledgeable and friendly tutors can deliver the personal learning experience your child needs to achieve his or her goals in the classroom and beyond.


We’re trusted for our proven tutoring programs, but that’s just the beginning of what we have to offer. From interactive courses in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) to math skill programs and college and career prep, we inspire kids to achieve their full potential — all while having fun along the way! We know how to get amazing results, and that includes boosting scores and confidence.

Our Traverse City programs include:

Personal Tutoring

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

At Sylvan, we get to know your child’s unique needs and learning style before creating a custom learning plan that’s at the right pace and skill level. We work hard to ensure your child stays engaged, motivated and inspired each and every step of the way.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

From learning the fundamentals of math to advanced algebra help, our complete range of math programs means there’s one for every family and budget. At Sylvan, interactive technology, collaborative activities, and fun games and puzzles all combine to make learning math a blast.

Our teachers are knowledgeable about the new ways that math is taught in school today. (Whew!) You can feel good knowing that what we teach at Sylvan can lead to greater results in the classroom — and beyond.

STEM Programs

Sylvan is the biggest provider of STEM classes in North America. Creativity, innovation and fun all play a big part in these classes!

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. These fun, creative programs cover areas including science, math, engineering, coding and robotics.

We make learning STEM skills fun and interactive through kid-friendly software and collaborative projects and games.

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 writing an effective application essay to mastering advanced study skills, we can help your son or daughter successfully prepare for the challenges of college and future careers. Now is the time to achieve those college goals!

Sylvan Achieves Impressive Results

When deciding on a tutoring program for your child, you want to be certain that the program you choose will make a difference in the classroom. When it comes to personal tutoring in Traverse City, Sylvan offers a full team of expert tutors and proven results, so you can choose us with confidence!

Sylvan students see up to two to three times more growth in their math and reading scores than their peers. With our talented tutors, custom learning plans and over 35 years of experience, we know just what it takes to help kids soar.

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