Your son or daughter isn’t one-dimensional, so learning shouldn’t be one-size-fits-all either! When you turn to Sylvan Learning in Knoxville, you can expect our talented tutors to deliver the personal learning experience your child needs to go further in school and beyond.


Families trust us for our proven tutoring programs and so much more. We offer everything from ACT and SAT test prep and college readiness to math skill programs and innovate STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) courses, so kids are kept engaged and motivated to accomplish their goals every step of the way. We deliver real results, which means we know just what to do to raise scores and confidence.

Our Knoxville programs include:

Personal Tutoring

At Sylvan, we’re known for getting real results. In fact, Sylvan students can generally expect to achieve up to two to three times greater growth in their reading and math scores than non-Sylvan students. What’s our recipe for success? Through an effective combination of tailored teaching and hands-on technology, we deliver a learning experience that’s as unique as your child.

At Sylvan, we get to know your child’s unique needs and learning style before creating a custom learning plan that’s at the right pace and skill level. You can be assured your child will stay motivated and inspired at all stages of the learning journey.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

From addition and subtraction to advanced algebra, we have the program that’s right for your family and budget. We use engaging technology, interactive exercises and brain-boosting activities to make learning math fun and challenging, but never frustrating.

Our instructors know just how math is taught in school these days. (Whew!) At Sylvan, our programs are specifically designed to help kids achieve real results in the classroom.

STEM Programs

When it comes to STEM classes in North America, Sylvan is the largest provider. Our classes nurture creativity, imagination and big-time 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. Our forward-thinking programs include everything from coding, robotics and engineering to science and math.

Your child will have a blast with our kid-friendly software, hands-on activities and collaborative projects that foster camaraderie and a love for STEM!

College Prep

Our effective college prep courses and ACT® and SAT® test prep programs can help your teen say goodbye to jitters and hello to greater confidence.

From developing advanced test prep and study skills techniques to learning how to craft an effective application essay, Sylvan can help your child feel prepared and well-equipped to face the challenges of college. Get started on the path to success!

Sylvan Has a Proven Track Record of Success

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 you choose Sylvan for personal tutoring in Knoxville, you can rest assured you’re getting a full team of experts with a track record of achieving great results.

In fact, our students see up to two to three times more growth in their reading and math scores than their peers. With knowledgeable and friendly tutors, personalized learning and over 40 years of experience, we can help your child grow and soar.

Your Journey Starts Today

Get started with a Sylvan Insight™ Assessment. Get in touch with us today to learn more about our proven method to pinpoint your child's strengths and skill gaps. You'll soon see how Sylvan delivers greater results and bigger smiles.