You child’s needs are unique, so you shouldn’t settle for a one-size-fits-all-approach to learning! At Sylvan Learning in Philadelphia, 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. Whether your child needs help mastering tricky math concepts or guidance with test, college and career prep, we can help him or her achieve greater success — all while having fun at every stage of the journey! Our results are proven, which means we know exactly how to raise scores and confidence.

Our Philadelphia programs include:

Personal Tutoring

Families turn to Sylvan because we get great 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 unite hands-on technology with personal learning to create an experience that’s engaging, inspiring and a whole lot of fun!

Our teachers will work closely with your child to develop a custom learning plan that aligns with his or her unique needs, challenges and goals. This is how we help ensure your child stays engaged, motivated and inspired throughout the process.

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. Through an effective combination of hands-on technology, collaborative activities and brain-boosting games, we make learning math a fun and engaging experience.

Our teachers are skilled in the new ways that math is taught in schools these days. (Bravo!) You can feel good knowing that what we teach at Sylvan can lead to greater results in the classroom — and beyond.

STEM Programs

At Sylvan, we take pride in being the largest branded provider of STEM programs in North America. Our classes emphasize creativity, imagination and fun!

Sylvan EDGE programs are the perfect way to get your child familiar with essential 21st-century STEM skills that can help equip him or her for success n the classroom and beyond. Our forward-thinking programs include everything from coding, robotics and engineering to science and math.

With our kid-friendly software and hands-on projects and activities, your child will develop a love for STEM in no time!

College Prep

Get rid of those jitters! Our ACT® and SAT® test prep programs and college prep courses are an excellent way for your teen to eliminate nerves and successfully prepare for college with confidence.

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. Get started on the path to success!

Sylvan Achieves Impressive Results

When deciding on a tutoring program for your child, you want to be certain that the program you choose will make a difference in the classroom. Fortunately, Sylvan offers personal tutoring program in Philadelphia that comes backed by proven results. Our team of tutors is here to ensure your child’s success!

Students who come to Sylvan generally see up to two to three times more growth in their reading and math scores than other students. From our certified instructors to our custom learning plans — not to mention our nearly 40 years of experience — we inspire kids to be their best in everything they do.

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