The most effective tutoring programs in New York 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. At Sylvan, 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.

Boosting Results and Confidence

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 rest easy knowing that Sylvan has nearly 40 years of experience helping students excel. In fact, Sylvan students grow their math and reading scores up to three times more than kids who don't attend.

Learn About the Sylvan Difference

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. There's also a big enjoyment factor: we make full use of the newest teaching tools and techniques, including sessions taught using iPads®.

Sylvan Programs in New York Include:

  • 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.

Learn About Our Limited-Time Offer

For a limited time, get started for only $95! The Sylvan Insight™ Assessment accurately identifies your child’s personal strengths and academic needs so that our expert tutors know what to focus on for success. Call us or fill out our form and we'll be in touch with more information.