Each student has different needs and challenges, which is why learning shouldn’t be one-size-fits-all. The certified instructors at Sylvan Learning in Harlingen are here to provide the personalized learning experience that’s right for your child, so he or she can accomplish his or her goals in the classroom and beyond.


Tutoring might be the first thing that pops into your head when you think of Sylvan, but our proven tutoring programs are just the tip of the iceberg. 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 Harlingen programs include:

Personal Tutoring

Families trust Sylvan because we deliver impressive results. In fact, our students tend to see up to two to three times more growth in their reading and math scores than non-Sylvan students. How is this done? We bring teaching and technology together to develop an engaging, personalized learning experience that’s big on fun.

At Sylvan, we want to ensure your child is learning in the way that’s best for him or her, which is why we take the time to understand your child’s needs, challenges and goals and tailor our learning plans accordingly. We’re dedicated to ensuring your child feels inspired, motivated and engaged each step of the way.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

From learning the basics to mastering advanced algebra, Sylvan has a program for every family and budget. We never want frustration to be part of the equation, which is why we combine engaging technology with hands-on games and exercises to keep learning math fun and exciting.

These days, math is taught a little differently in school than you might remember; rest assured, our teachers know all about that. (Hooray!) At Sylvan, our programs are specifically designed to help kids achieve real results in the classroom.

STEM Programs

As the biggest provider of STEM classes in North America, Sylvan is leading the way to success. 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 range of programs includes science, math, 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 ACT® and SAT® test prep programs and college prep courses can help your teen say goodbye to jitters and bring on the college admissions process with confidence.

From developing better time management and organization skills to writing an impressive application essay, Sylvan has the comprehensive programs your teen needs to successfully prepare for college and beyond. The path to a successful future starts here!

Great Results Begin with Sylvan

When you decide to enlist a tutor for your son or daughter, you want to know that what your child learns will have a positive effect in the classroom. This is what makes Sylvan an excellent choice when it comes to personal tutoring in Harlingen, because our team is passionate about delivering real results for families — and we have the proven track record to show for it.

Our students usually see up to two to three times more progress in their math and reading scores than non-Sylvan students. Our engaging, personalized learning experience, certified instructors and 40 years of experience all add up to great success for kids in the classroom and in life.

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Get started today with a Sylvan Insight™ Assessment and save with our limited-time $95 offer. Contact us now to learn how we can pinpoint your child's strengths and identify skill gaps that need a little extra attention. You'll soon see how Sylvan delivers greater results and bigger smiles.