If you want the best for your child in school and beyond, Sylvan’s tutoring programs in Durham, North Carolina will inspire, motivate and deliver real results. We understand that it can sometimes be difficult to know how to help your child reach his or her full potential. Rest assured, that’s where our knowledgeable and experienced tutors come in. From timely homework help to engaging, personalized instruction, we design our programs to meet individual needs, boost performance at school and restore the love of learning. Equip your child for success: for more information, submit our form or give us a call today!

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Want to Boost Academic Scores?

Sylvan is proud to deliver proven results. Our students typically see up to three times more growth in their math and reading scores than kids who don’t come to Sylvan. We have 35 years of great results, millions of successful students and counting.

A More Personal Approach to Learning

Sylvan is your community's natural choice for an educational resource in Durham, North Carolina because our tutoring programs are both personal and dynamic. We align our lessons with national college and career readiness standards, and ensure the highest levels of relevance and engagement by using the latest teaching tools and technology, including iPad®-based sessions. Choose Sylvan: we know how to help Durham students get more from learning.

You Can Turn To Us For:

  • Math tutoring: From 1st grade to 10th grade, we know how to get to the heart of math problems and help your child get to grips with tricky topics and complex concepts.
  • Reading tutoring: Not every child finds reading easy — and even good readers sometimes need a helping hand — so our tutors focus their sessions on comprehension, fluency, phonics and vocabulary as appropriate — skills your child will be able to put to use for many years to come.
  • Writing tutoring: Inside the classroom and beyond, writing is a skill that can't be neglected. From basic spelling and grammar to more advanced areas like essay composition, our tutoring is tailored to lead to improved scores — and bigger smiles!
  • Homework help: We appreciate that take-home assignments grow more difficult over the course of your child's school career (hello, pre-algebra!), so we provide homework tutoring on a just-as-needed basis. It's perfect if your child needs some extra help on a particularly tough assignment, but not all the time.
  • And much, much more — just ask!

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Using the Sylvan Skills Assessment®, our tutors can pinpoint your child’s individual needs and identify areas for improvement. For a limited time, you can get started for only $95* — just get in touch to learn more!