You child’s needs are unique, so you shouldn’t settle for a one-size-fits-all-approach to learning! At Sylvan Learning 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.


You may think of Sylvan for tutoring, but our proven tutoring programs are just the beginning. 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! Our results are proven, which means we know exactly how to raise scores and confidence.

Our Traverse City programs include:

Personal Tutoring

At Sylvan, we deliver amazing results. Students who learn with Sylvan generally see up to two to three times greater improvement in their math and reading scores than other students. What’s our recipe for success? We fuse the very best in teaching and technology to deliver a learning experience that’s engaging and motivating, but never frustrating.

Our teachers are here to make sure your child is learning at exactly the right pace, skill level and style that’s best for him or her. This is how we help ensure your child stays engaged, motivated and inspired throughout the process.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

From learning the basics to mastering advanced algebra, Sylvan has a program for every family and budget. Through an effective combination of hands-on technology, collaborative activities and brain-boosting games, we make learning math a fun and engaging experience.

These days, math is taught a little differently than when you were in school; fortunately, our teachers are well-educated on that topic. (Yay!) At Sylvan, our programs are specifically designed to help kids achieve real results in the classroom.

STEM Programs

As the biggest provider of STEM classes in North America, Sylvan is leading the way to success. These classes focus on fostering creativity and imagination — and boosting smiles!

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

Your child will have an amazing time tinkering with our kid-friendly technology, collaborating with a partner and getting hands-on with projects!

College Prep

With our ACT® and SAT® test prep programs and college prep courses, your teen can say goodbye to butterflies and make college dreams a reality.

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. There’s no better time to tackle those college dreams!

Achieve Amazing Results with Sylvan

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 you choose Sylvan for personal tutoring in Traverse City, you can rest assured you’re getting a full team of experts with a track record of achieving great results.

Our students usually see up to two to three times more progress in their math and reading scores than non-Sylvan students. From our certified instructors to our custom learning plans — not to mention our 35+ years of experience — we inspire kids to be their best in everything they do.

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