Your child’s strengths and challenges are unique, so it only makes sense that learning should never be one-size-fits-all. The knowledgeable tutors at Sylvan Learning in Dover can give your child the personalized learning experience he or she needs to achieve success in the classroom and beyond.


Tutoring might be the first thing that pops into your head when you think of Sylvan, but our proven tutoring programs are just the tip of the iceberg. Whether your child needs help mastering tricky math concepts or guidance with test, college and career prep, we can help him or her achieve greater success — all while having fun at every stage of the journey! We know how to get amazing results, and that includes boosting scores and confidence.

Our Dover programs include:

Personal Tutoring

Families come to Sylvan because we’re known for delivering real results. In fact, our students tend to see up to two to three times more growth in their reading and math scores than non-Sylvan students. 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.

Our teachers will work with your son or daughter to make sure learning is happening in the way that works best for him or her — at the right pace, in the right style, with the right skills. You can be assured your child will stay motivated and inspired at all stages of the learning journey.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

From fractions and decimals to algebra and trigonometry, our comprehensive range of math programs means we have something for every family’s needs and budget. Through interactive technology, hands-on exercises and fun puzzles, we leave frustration behind and make learning math a fun and exciting experience.

Our teachers are skilled in the new ways that math is taught in schools these days. (Yay!) Everything we teach at Sylvan is designed to make a greater impact 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 are big on creativity, collaboration and fun!

Through Sylvan EDGE programs, your child can get to grips with crucial 21st-centuy STEM skills that can help pave the way for greater success in school and even in high-demand careers. Our cutting-edge programs include robotics, coding, science, engineering and 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

Nervous about the college admissions process? Our ACT® and SAT® test prep courses and college prep programs can help your teen tackle jitters and say hello to college with confidence.

From developing advanced test prep and study skills techniques to learning how to craft an effective application essay, Sylvan can help your child feel prepared and well-equipped to face the challenges of college. There’s no better time to tackle those college dreams!

Real Success Begins with Sylvan

Before you sign your son or daughter up for tutoring, you want to make sure that the tutoring program you choose will lead to success in school. When it comes to personal tutoring in Dover, Sylvan has a proven track record of delivering results.

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. With tailored learning, expert tutors and 40 years of experience, we inspire kids to realize their potential.

Get Started Now with an Academic Checkup!

Get started sooner: for a limited time, you can sign up for an Academic Checkup. Get in touch with us today to learn more about our proven method to pinpoint your child's strengths and skill gaps. You'll soon see how Sylvan delivers greater results and bigger smiles.