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. At your local Sylvan, you'll discover a dynamic learning environment where students have the support they need to reach their full potential. We understand that positive learning experiences are vital to long-term success — whether it's personal tutoring, homework help or college prep — so contact us today to set your child on the path to a bright future.

The Difference We Can Make

We're proud to have provided millions of families and children with opportunities to thrive academically, helping them experience the enriching education they need to maximize their potential. We tailor an instructional plan for each student, ensuring they are challenged, inspired and motivated — and because many Sylvan tutors also work in nearby schools, you can rest assured that our lessons will complement the local curriculum by covering concepts relevant to schoolwork. Of course, we also want to make learning more fun, and that's why we're proud to employ the latest teaching tools and techniques, including iPad®-based sessions.

In The Albany, Schenactedy and Troy region, We Provide:

  • Math tutoring: Our program is available for students from the 1st grade to the 12th, and focuses on boosting grades by overcoming knowledge gaps and developing useful math skills.
  • Reading tutoring: All subjects are affected by reading ability, so we take an in-depth approach that includes everything from basic comprehension to fluency, vocabulary and even phonics; skills your child will be able to draw on for years to come.
  • Writing tutoring: Whether it's advanced essay writing techniques or basic spelling and punctuation, the tutors at Sylvan are experts at bringing out more smiles and better grades.
  • Homework help: If a particular take-home assignment has become a cause for concern (did somebody say "algebra"?), we're here to provide timely, "just-as-needed" homework tutoring.
  • Whichever program (or programs) you choose, you can rest easy knowing your child’s skill growth is backed by our Personalized Tutoring Guarantee™.

Take Advantage of Our Special Offer!

Take advantage of our limited-time offer and get started for only $95! Through the Sylvan Insight™ Assessment, our expert tutors can identify your child’s specific strengths and needs, allowing them to locate exact areas to focus on for success. Get in touch with us to learn more!