No two students are the same, so learning shouldn’t be one-size-fits-all either! At Sylvan Learning in Brookings, 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 offer proven tutoring programs and much, much more. From 21st-century STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) programming to homework help and college prep, we’re here to motivate and inspire kids to reach their goals every step of the way. We know just how to improve scores and confidence — and we have the results to show for it.

Our Brookings programs include:

Personal Tutoring

At Sylvan, we know how to get results — and it shows. Sylvan students typically see up to up two to three times more growth in their math and reading scores than other kids. How do we achieve this? We fuse the very best in teaching and technology to deliver a learning experience that’s engaging and motivating, but never frustrating.

Our teachers will work with your son or daughter to make sure learning is happening in the way that works best for him or her — at the right pace, in the right style, with the right skills. This is how we help ensure your child progresses while staying inspired and engaged every step of the way.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

Whether your child is starting with the basics or needs help mastering tricky algebra concepts, we have a variety of programs to suit all needs and budgets. At Sylvan, interactive technology, collaborative activities, and fun games and puzzles all combine to make learning math a blast.

Our teachers are skilled in the new ways that math is taught in schools these days. (Hooray!) You’ll know that what we’re doing at Sylvan is making a big difference in the classroom.

STEM Programs

When it comes to STEM classes in North America, Sylvan is the largest provider. Our classes are big on creativity, collaboration and fun!

Through Sylvan EDGE programs, your child can get to grips with crucial 21st-centuy STEM skills that can help pave the way for greater success in school and even in high-demand careers. These fun and innovative programs include topics from math and science to robotics, coding and engineering.

Your child will have plenty of fun learning how to use our kid-friendly software and partnering with peers on cool projects — it’s the perfect way to develop a love for 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 learning how to craft an effective application essay to developing advanced study skills techniques, Sylvan can help your teen prepare for college and the future. Get ready to conquer those college goals!

Real Success Begins with Sylvan

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. Families trust Sylvan for personal tutoring in Brookings because our programs deliver tangible results.

Sylvan students see up to two to three times more growth in their math and reading scores than their peers. With our talented tutors, custom learning plans and over 40 years of experience, we know just what it takes to help kids soar.

Get Started Today!

Get started with a Sylvan Insight™ Assessment today. Contact us now to learn how we can pinpoint your child's strengths and identify skill gaps that need a little extra attention. Get to know how Sylvan delivers greater results and bigger smiles.