The most effective tutoring programs in the Albany, Schenactedy and Troy region are tailored for the needs of individual students — and are delivered by dedicated instructors who guide and motivate kids in a way that enhances their academic abilities and makes learning much more interesting, engaging and rewarding. Look no further than Sylvan for a dynamic learning environment where a personal approach helps students meet their full potential. Sylvan understands that positive learning experiences are a powerful proposition — and are vital to long-term success — so whether it's personal tutoring, test preparation or homework help, it's time to find out how we can help your son or daughter get more from his or her education and prepare for future success.

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We Improve Confidence and Scores

Measurable results are central to our programs because we understand that students and parents care about improving academic scores. With that in mind, you can take our word that Sylvan has spent 35 years helping students excel.

Experience the Difference with Sylvan

For years, Sylvan has provided millions of children and their families with opportunities to thrive and succeed, giving them the education they need for a bright future ahead. We design personalized learning plans for each and every student, helping to ensure that every child is fully engaged and inspired — and because a number of our tutors work in schools nearby, you can rest easy knowing that we understand the local curriculum and tailor our sessions accordingly. Our tutors also employ some of the very latest teaching techniques and tools, including sessions based around iPads®.

Our Albany, Schenactedy and Troy region Tutoring Programs Include:

  • Math tutoring: We can help students from the 1st grade to the 12th, focusing on your child's specific math needs and taking steps to improve grades.
  • Reading tutoring: We take a comprehensive approach to reading because it is a critical skill for every school subject. Our program incorporates fluency, comprehension, vocabulary, phonics and more as required.
  • Writing tutoring: From basic spelling and grammar to advanced writing techniques, Sylvan tutors can bring out more smiles and better scores when it comes to written communication.
  • Homework help: If a particular homework assignment is proving to be stressful (algebra springs to mind!), it's time to obtain just-as-needed homework tutoring at your local Sylvan tutoring center.

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With the Sylvan Skills Assessment®, you can expect our instructors to locate each student’s unique needs and identify specific areas for improvement. Take advantage of our limited-time offer — get started for only $95*!