Your son or daughter isn’t one-dimensional, so learning shouldn’t be one-size-fits-all either! Look no further than Sylvan Learning in Kansas City for the tailored learning experience your child needs to take his or her success to the next level.


You may think of Sylvan for tutoring, but our proven tutoring programs are just the beginning. From 21st-century STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) programming to homework help and college prep, we’re here to motivate and inspire kids to reach their goals every step of the way. With impressive results to show for it, Sylvan knows how to effectively raise scores and bolster confidence.

Our Kansas City programs include:

Personal Tutoring

At Sylvan, we’re known for getting real 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. How do we do it? We combine personal learning with interactive technology to deliver an experience that’s engaging and focused on your child’s unique needs.

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. We work hard to ensure your child stays engaged, motivated and inspired each and every step of the way.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

From kindergarten math to help with advanced algebra, we have the right math program for your family and budget. We use engaging technology, interactive exercises and brain-boosting activities to make learning math fun and challenging, but never frustrating.

These days, math is taught a little differently than when you were in school; fortunately, our teachers are well-educated on that topic. (Hurrah!) You can feel good knowing that what we teach at Sylvan can lead to greater results in the classroom — and beyond.

STEM Programs

As the biggest provider of STEM classes in North America, Sylvan is leading the way to success. Our classes encourage kids to get creative while having plenty of fun!

Sylvan EDGE programs are the perfect way to get your child familiar with essential 21st-century STEM skills that can help equip him or her for success n the classroom and beyond. These fun and innovative programs include topics from math and science to robotics, coding and engineering.

Through a combination of interactive software, hands-on activities and collaborative projects, we make it easy to foster a love for STEM!

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 learning how to write a standout application essay to acing exams, we can help your son or daughter effectively prepare for the ups and downs of college and the career market. Get ready to watch your child’s confidence soar!

Our Programs Lead to Real Results

Let’s face it: if you’re going to hire a tutor, you want to know you’re making a difference in the classroom. Families trust Sylvan for personal tutoring in Kansas City because our programs deliver tangible results.

Our students usually see up to two to three times more progress in their math and reading scores than non-Sylvan students. With knowledgeable and friendly tutors, personalized learning and nearly 40 years of experience, we can help your child grow and soar.

Get Started with Sylvan and Save!

Enjoy our limited-time offer and start with an Academic Checkup today for only $95. Call or fill out our online form to learn more about our method to pinpoint your child's strengths and skill gaps. You'll love seeing your child's scores and confidence grow!