No two students are the same, so learning shouldn’t be one-size-fits-all either! You can count on Sylvan Learning in Ottawa for the customized learning experience your child needs to achieve his or her best in school and beyond.


Tutoring may be the first thing that comes to mind when you think of Sylvan, but our personal tutoring programs are just the start. From cutting-edge courses in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) to math skill practice and college and career prep, we motivate students to accomplish their goals — all while having plenty of fun in the process! Our results are proven, which means we know exactly how to raise scores and confidence.

Our Ottawa programs include:

Personal Tutoring

Families choose Sylvan because we’re known for getting tangible 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 do this? We bring teaching and technology together to develop an engaging, personalized learning experience that’s big on 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 you can feel assured your child is progressing while staying engaged and motivated.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

Whether your child is just starting out with kindergarten math or you have a teen who could use some extra guidance with algebra, you can be sure we have the math programs that meet your family’s needs and budget. We never want learning math to feel frustrating, which is why we use interactive technology and hands-on games and puzzles to keep kids engaged and having fun.

Our instructors know all about the different ways math is taught in school these days. (Yay!) You’ll know that what we’re doing at Sylvan is making a big difference in the classroom.

STEM Programs

Sylvan is proud to be the biggest provider of STEM programs in North America. These interactive courses are designed to foster creativity and imagination while being big on fun!

Sylvan EDGE programs provide an excellent introduction to important 21st-century STEM skills that can help set your child on the path to success in school and even in a future career. Our programs are big on fun and innovation and include robotics, coding, engineering, science and math.

We make learning STEM skills fun and interactive through kid-friendly software and collaborative projects and games.

College Prep

Is your teen nervous about the college admissions process? Help him or her feel confident and prepared with our ACT® and SAT® test prep programs and college prep courses.

From learning how to write a standout application essay to acing exams, we can help your son or daughter effectively prepare for the ups and downs of college and the career market. Get ready to conquer those college goals!

Real Success Begins with Sylvan

When deciding on the right tutoring program for your child, you want to be sure the program will have a positive impact in school. When it comes to personal tutoring in Ottawa, Sylvan has a proven track record of delivering results.

In fact, Sylvan students tend to see up to two to three times more growth in their reading and math scores than other students. With our certified tutors, personal learning and more than 35 years of experience, we inspire kids to be their best.

Start Learning and Save!

Discover firsthand how Sylvan boosts scores and confidence! Get started today and save with our limited-time $95* offer. Call or submit our online form now to learn more.