Your son or daughter isn’t one-dimensional, so learning shouldn’t be one-size-fits-all either! The talented tutors at Sylvan Learning in Nags Head can provide the personal learning experience your child needs to excel in the classroom and beyond.


At Sylvan, our proven tutoring programs are only the beginning. From math skill programs and college and career prep to hands-on courses in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math), we provide all the tools and resources kids needs to achieve success — and have plenty of fun in the process! We know just how to improve scores and confidence — and we have the results to show for it.

Our Nags Head programs include:

Personal Tutoring

Families come to Sylvan because we’re known for delivering real results. Students who learn with Sylvan generally see up to two to three times greater improvement in their math and reading scores than other students. How do we achieve this? We unite hands-on technology with personal learning to create an experience that’s engaging, inspiring and a whole lot of fun!

At Sylvan, we take the time to get to know your son or daughter’s unique needs and adapt the learning process to meet his or her pace and skills. You can feel good knowing your child will stay engaged and inspired each step of the way.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

From learning the basics to mastering advanced algebra, Sylvan has a program for every family and budget. We combine interactive software, hands-on activities and challenging games to ensure learning math is a fun and motivating (but never frustrating) experience.

When it comes to the new ways that math is taught in school these days, our teachers know all about that. (Thank goodness!) At Sylvan, our programs are specifically designed to help kids achieve real results in the classroom.

STEM Programs

When it comes to STEM classes in North America, Sylvan is the largest provider. Creativity, innovation and fun all play a big part in these classes!

Our Sylvan EDGE programs are a fantastic way to equip your child with vital 21st-century STEM skills that can help further success in the classroom and even provide a solid foundation for a future career. These fun, creative programs cover areas including science, math, engineering, coding and robotics.

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

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 learning how to craft an effective application essay to developing advanced study skills techniques, Sylvan can help your teen prepare for college and the future. Reach those college goals with confidence!

Great Results Begin with Sylvan

When deciding on a tutoring program for your child, you want to be certain that the program you choose will make a difference in the classroom. You can count on the entire Sylvan team in Nags Head for the best in personal tutoring. Our team has a proven track record of producing real results!

In fact, our students see up to two to three times more growth in their reading and math scores than their peers. From our certified instructors to our custom learning plans — not to mention our nearly 40 years of experience — we inspire kids to be their best in everything they do.

Get Started with Sylvan and Save!

For a limited time, you can get your child started for only $95. Contact us now to learn how we can pinpoint your child's strengths and identify skill gaps that need a little extra attention. Get to know how Sylvan delivers greater results and bigger smiles.