No two children are identical, which is the reason learning should never be one-size-fits-all. When you turn to Sylvan Learning in Dover, you can expect our talented tutors to deliver the personal learning experience your child needs to go further in school 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. 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 Dover programs include:

Personal Tutoring

At Sylvan, we know how to get results — and it shows. 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. What’s our recipe for success? Through an effective combination of tailored teaching and hands-on technology, we deliver a learning experience that’s as unique as your child.

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 you can feel assured your child is progressing while staying engaged and motivated.

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. (Hurrah!) You can be confident that what we teach at Sylvan is designed to achieve bigger 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. These classes focus on fostering creativity and imagination — and boosting smiles!

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. Our cool programs include science, engineering, coding, robotics and math.

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 developing better time management and organization skills to writing an impressive application essay, Sylvan has the comprehensive programs your teen needs to successfully prepare for college and beyond. The path to a successful future starts here!

Real Results Start 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. This is what makes Sylvan an excellent choice when it comes to personal tutoring in Dover, because our team is passionate about delivering real results for families — and we have the proven track record to show for it.

On average, Sylvan students achieve up to two to three times more improvement in their math and reading scores than non-Sylvan students. With tailored learning, expert tutors and over 40 years of experience, we inspire kids to realize their potential.

Get Started Today!

Get started today with a Sylvan Insight™ Assessment. Get in touch with us today to learn more about our proven method to pinpoint your child's strengths and skill gaps. Get on track to greater scores and confidence with Sylvan.