No two students are the same, so learning shouldn’t be one-size-fits-all either! At Sylvan Learning Centers in Portland, our experienced tutors can provide the custom learning experience your child needs to realize his or her potential in school and beyond.


At Sylvan, we go above and beyond personal tutoring. From homework help, math skill programs and college prep to cool courses in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math), we offer the comprehensive programming your child needs to reach his or her full potential — all while having a blast in the process! With results to show for it, we understand just what it takes to raise scores and confidence.

Our Portland programs include:

Personal Tutoring

Families turn to Sylvan because we get great 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 is this done? We combine personal learning with interactive technology to deliver an experience that’s engaging and focused on your child’s unique needs.

Our teachers are here to make sure your child is learning at exactly the right pace, skill level and style that’s best for him or her. We’re dedicated to ensuring your child feels inspired, motivated and engaged each step of the way.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

From addition and subtraction to algebra and trigonometry, we have the right program for your family’s needs and budget. With us, learning math is always fun and never frustrating. Your child will have a great time using interactive technology and playing brain-boosting games.

Our teachers know just what goes into teaching math in school these days. (Thank goodness!) Everything we teach at Sylvan is designed to make a greater impact in the classroom and beyond.

STEM Programs

Sylvan is pleased to be the largest provider of STEM classes across North America. Our classes are big on creativity, collaboration and 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. These fun and innovative programs include topics from math and science to robotics, coding and engineering.

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

Our college prep courses and ACT® and SAT® test prep programs are a great way for your teen to eliminate jitters and turn college goals into reality.

From developing advanced time management, problem solving and organization skills to learning how to write a great application essay, Sylvan is here to help your son or daughter prepare for the complexities of college and the working world. The path to a successful future starts here!

Sylvan Achieves Impressive Results

If you’re considering signing your son or daughter up for a tutoring program, you want to make sure the program you choose will translate to success in the classroom. When it comes to personal tutoring in Portland, Sylvan offers a full team of expert tutors and proven results, so you can choose us with confidence!

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.

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Better scores and greater confidence start with Sylvan. Get started today and save with our limited-time $95* offer. Call or fill out our online form to request more info.