The most effective tutoring programs in the Philadelphia region are tailored for the needs of individual students — and are delivered by dedicated instructors who guide and motivate kids in a way that enhances their academic abilities and makes learning much more interesting, engaging and rewarding. Look no further than Sylvan for a dynamic learning environment where a personal approach helps students meet their full potential. Sylvan understands that positive learning experiences are a powerful proposition — and are vital to long-term success — so whether it's personal tutoring, test preparation or homework help, it's time to find out how we can help your son or daughter get more from his or her education and prepare for future success.

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Greater Confidence, Better Scores

Our focus is on measurable results because we know that students and parents value the importance of good academic scores. As such, you can count on the 35 years we've spent helping students reach their goals in the classroom. After all, Sylvan has spent 35 years helping students achieve more in the classroom.

Making a Real Difference for Our Students

Millions of children and their families have benefited at Sylvan over the years, finding valuable opportunities to thrive academically and lay the foundations for lasting success. We tailor an instructional plan for each student, ensuring they are challenged, inspired and motivated — and because many Sylvan tutors also work in nearby schools, you can rest assured that our lessons will complement the local curriculum by covering concepts relevant to schoolwork. There's also a big enjoyment factor: we make full use of the newest teaching tools and techniques, including sessions taught using iPads®.

Our Philadelphia region Tutoring Programs Include:

  • Math tutoring: We can help students from the 1st grade to the 12th, focusing on your child's specific math needs and taking steps to improve grades.
  • Reading tutoring: We take a comprehensive approach to reading because it is a critical skill for every school subject. Our program incorporates fluency, comprehension, vocabulary, phonics and more as required.
  • Writing tutoring: From basic spelling and grammar to advanced writing techniques, Sylvan tutors can bring out more smiles and better scores when it comes to written communication.
  • Homework help: If a particular homework assignment is proving to be stressful (algebra springs to mind!), it's time to obtain just-as-needed homework tutoring at your local Sylvan tutoring center.

Take Advantage of Our Special Offer!

Let our talented tutors pinpoint your child’s personal needs through the Sylvan Skills Assessment®, which allows them to determine exact areas that require extra attention. Contact your local Sylvan today and take advantage of our limited time offer — get started for only $95*!