Your son or daughter’s needs are unique, so learning shouldn’t be one-dimensional. You can count on Sylvan Learning in Defiance for the customized learning experience your child needs to achieve his or her best in school and beyond.


At Sylvan, we’re known for personal tutoring — but that’s not all. From 21st-century STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) programming to homework help and college prep, we’re here to motivate and inspire kids to reach their goals every step of the way. With results to show for it, we understand just what it takes to raise scores and confidence.

Our Defiance programs include:

Personal Tutoring

At Sylvan, we know how to get results — and it shows. In fact, Sylvan students can generally expect to achieve up to two to three times greater growth in their reading and math scores than non-Sylvan students. How is this done? We combine the very best in teaching and technology to ensure learning is personal, motivating and fun!

Our talented tutors will work with your child to ensure the learning process is at the right pace and skill level for him or her. This is how we help ensure your child progresses while staying inspired and engaged every step of the way.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

Whether your child is just starting out with kindergarten math or you have a teen who needs extra help with algebra, Sylvan has the right program for your family’s needs and budget. We use engaging technology, interactive exercises and brain-boosting activities to make learning math fun and challenging, but never frustrating.

Our teachers are knowledgeable about the new ways that math is taught in school today. (Thank goodness!) You can feel confident that what your child learns at Sylvan can help make a huge difference in the classroom and beyond.

STEM Programs

When it comes to STEM classes in North America, Sylvan is the largest provider. These interactive courses are designed to foster creativity and imagination while being big on fun!

Through Sylvan EDGE programs, your child can get to grips with crucial 21st-centuy STEM skills that can help pave the way for greater success in school and even in high-demand careers. Our cool programs include science, engineering, coding, robotics and math.

Your child will have an amazing time tinkering with our kid-friendly technology, collaborating with a partner and getting hands-on with projects!

College Prep

With our ACT® and SAT® test prep programs and college prep courses, your teen can say goodbye to butterflies and make college dreams a reality.

From developing advanced test prep and study skills techniques to learning how to craft an effective application essay, Sylvan can help your child feel prepared and well-equipped to face the challenges of college. There’s no better time to tackle those college dreams!

Great Results Begin with Sylvan

When considering tutoring options for your child, you want to be certain that the tutoring program you go with will translate to greater success in school. You can count on the entire Sylvan team in Defiance for the best in personal tutoring. Our team has a proven track record of producing real results!

Students who come to Sylvan generally see up to two to three times more growth in their reading and math scores than other students. Our engaging, personalized learning experience, certified instructors and over 35 years of experience all add up to great success for kids in the classroom and in life.

Start Now for Extra Savings!

You’ll love watching your son or daughter’s scores and confidence improve! Take advantage of our special offer and get started for only $95*. Contact us now for more info.