Your child’s strengths and challenges are unique, so it only makes sense that learning should never be one-size-fits-all. At Sylvan Learning Centers in Pleasanton, 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 go above and beyond personal tutoring. From homework help, math skill programs and college prep to cool courses in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math), we offer the comprehensive programming your child needs to reach his or her full potential — all while having a blast in the process! We know just how to improve scores and confidence — and we have the results to show for it.

Our Pleasanton programs include:

Personal Tutoring

Families trust Sylvan because we deliver impressive results. Our students generally see a boost of up to two to three times more growth in their math and reading scores than non-Sylvan students. What’s our secret? Through an effective combination of tailored teaching and hands-on technology, we deliver a learning experience that’s as unique as your child.

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

From learning the basics to mastering advanced algebra, Sylvan has a program for every family and budget. At Sylvan, interactive technology, collaborative activities, and fun games and puzzles all combine to make learning math a blast.

These days, math is taught a little differently in school than you might remember; rest assured, our teachers know all about that. (Bravo!) Everything we teach at Sylvan is designed to make a greater impact in the classroom and beyond.

STEM Programs

Sylvan is leading the way as the largest provider of STEM programs in North America. You can expect these classes to be highly interactive and creative — and tons of fun, of course!

Sylvan EDGE programs help equip students with critical 21st-century STEM skills that they can put to use in school and even in future careers. These fun, creative programs cover areas including science, math, engineering, coding and robotics.

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

Does thinking about the college admissions process give your teen sweaty palms? Say goodbye to jitters and get ready to bring on college with confidence with Sylvan’s ACT® and SAT® test prep programs and college prep courses.

From learning how to write a standout application essay to acing exams, we can help your son or daughter effectively prepare for the ups and downs of college and the career market. There’s no better time to tackle those college dreams!

Sylvan Has a Proven Track Record of Success

When considering tutoring options for your child, you want to be certain that the tutoring program you go with will translate to greater success in school. When it comes to personal tutoring in Pleasanton, Sylvan has a proven track record of delivering results.

Case in point: Sylvan students tend to achieve up to two to three times more growth in their math and reading scores than their peers. Our engaging, personalized learning experience, certified instructors and over 35 years of experience all add up to great success for kids in the classroom and in life.

Get Started and Save!

Boost scores and confidence with Sylvan! Get started today and save with our limited-time $95* offer. Call today or fill out our online form to request more information.