Your son or daughter isn’t one-dimensional, so learning shouldn’t be one-size-fits-all either! At Sylvan Learning in Ottawa, our knowledgeable and friendly tutors can deliver the personal learning experience your child needs to achieve his or her goals in the classroom and beyond.


At Sylvan, we’re known for personal tutoring — but that’s not all. 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 Ottawa programs include:

Personal Tutoring

Families come to Sylvan because we’re known for delivering real results. In fact, our students usually see up to two to three times more improvement in their math and reading scores than their peers. How do we do it? We use the best in teaching and technology to make learning personal and engaging.

Our friendly instructors will work closely with your child to understand his or he individual needs and tailor a learning plan that suits his or her skill level and pace. You can be assured your child will stay motivated and inspired at all stages of the learning journey.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

From learning the fundamentals of math to advanced algebra help, our complete range of math programs means there’s one 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.

Our instructors know all about the different ways math is taught in school these days. (Yay!) At Sylvan, our programs are specifically designed to help kids achieve real results in the classroom.

STEM Programs

Sylvan is leading the way as the largest provider of STEM programs in North America. Our classes are big on creativity, collaboration and fun!

Sylvan EDGE programs provide an important opportunity for children to learn 21st-century STEM skills that can help them achieve greater results in school and even in high-demand careers. Our forward-thinking programs include everything from coding, robotics and engineering to science and math.

Your son or daughter will have a great time interacting with our kid-friendly software and participating in hands-on games and activities that nurture collaboration and a love for all things STEM!

College Prep

Does thinking about the college admissions process give your teen sweaty palms? Say goodbye to jitters and get ready to bring on college with confidence with Sylvan’s ACT® and SAT® test prep programs and college prep courses.

From learning how to tackle advanced research assignments to drafting an impressive application essay, Sylvan is here to help your teen get ready for college and beyond. The path to a successful future starts here!

Our Programs Lead to Real Results

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. That’s what makes Sylvan a great choice when it comes to personal tutoring in Ottawa, because our expert team of tutors has a proven track record of achieving great results.

Our students usually see up to two to three times more progress in their math and reading scores than non-Sylvan students. With knowledgeable and friendly tutors, personalized learning and over 40 years of experience, we can help your child grow and soar.

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Get your child started with a Sylvan Insight™ Assessment. It's a great way to pinpoint strengths and identify skill gaps, so contact us today to learn more. Get to know how Sylvan delivers greater results and bigger smiles.