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Jan 25, 2017, 09:00 ET After Strengthening Its Foundation in 2016, Sylvan Learning is Poised for Growth in Year Ahead

For Sylvan Learning, the nation's leading supplemental education resource and enrichment program provider, 2016 has been a year of growth—both...


Oct 25, 2016, 09:30 ET Sylvan Learning Launches International Expansion Initiative with Opening in Vietnam this November

Across the U.S., Sylvan Learning is known for being the leading supplemental education resource for children of all ages and grade levels. The...


Aug 18, 2016, 09:30 ET Sylvan Celebrates Midyear Point with Skyrocketing Enrollment Rates

After the first six months, 2016 is already shaping up to be another momentous year for Sylvan Learning, as the nation's leading supplemental...


May 28, 2014, 09:08 ET Sylvan Learning Announces Expansion Throughout Greater Houston

 Sylvan Learning, the personal learning pioneer for more than three million students and counting, is expanding its Texas footprint with...


May 28, 2014, 09:06 ET Sylvan Learning Announces Expansion Throughout Greater Dallas

 Sylvan Learning, the personal learning pioneer for more than three million students and counting, is expanding its Texas footprint with...


May 01, 2014, 12:45 ET Sylvan Learning Announces Expansion Throughout Los Angeles

Sylvan Learning, the personal learning pioneer for more than three million students and counting, is expanding its California footprint with...


Mar 24, 2014, 09:00 ET Sylvan Learning Announces Expansion In Atlanta Metro Area

 Sylvan Learning, the personal learning pioneer for more than three million students and counting, is expanding its Atlanta footprint with...


Feb 18, 2014, 09:30 ET Sylvan Learning Announces Expansion In Washington, D.C. Metro Area

Sylvan Learning, the personal learning pioneer for more than three million students and counting, is expanding its Washington, D.C. footprint with...


Feb 18, 2014, 09:30 ET Sylvan Learning Announces Expansion In The Philadelphia Metro Area

 Sylvan Learning, the personal learning pioneer for more than three million students and counting, is expanding its Pennsylvania...


Jan 14, 2014, 11:45 ET Sylvan Learning Survey Reveals Moms Identify Themselves as Chief Education Officers

Sylvan Learning announced the findings of a nationwide survey today that reveals 88% of moms of children aged 6-17 think of themselves as Chief...


Dec 03, 2013, 12:05 ET Sylvan Learning Announces Expansion In Boston

Sylvan Learning, the personal learning pioneer for more than two million students and counting, is expanding its Massachusetts footprint with...


Sep 19, 2013, 14:41 ET Sylvan Learning Partners with College Prep Leader to Help Students Gain Admission to Their Top-Choice Colleges

 Sylvan Learning announced today that it has partnered with College Essay Organizer, a rapidly growing Web-based company focused on helping...


Sep 18, 2013, 09:00 ET Sylvan Learning Announces Expansion In Minneapolis-St. Paul

 Sylvan Learning, the personal learning pioneer for more than two million students and counting, is expanding its Minnesota footprint with...


Jun 26, 2013, 12:05 ET Sylvan Learning Encourages Parents to Create a Lifestyle of Learning this Summer

 Sylvan Learning is encouraging parents to make the most of summer break by engaging kids in unconventional learning activities. Research...


Jun 12, 2013, 11:24 ET National Summer Learning Association and Sylvan Learning Offer Solution to Boosting Summer Reading: Let Children Choose the Books

As summer vacations begin across the nation, a new Sylvan Learning survey, conducted online by Harris Interactive among 1,190 youths ages 8-18 from...


Apr 22, 2013, 17:42 ET Sylvan Learning Teams Up With The Princeton Review To Offer SAT® Preparation Courses

 To provide college-bound students with a premium SATi preparation alternative, Sylvan Learning is teaming up with The Princeton Review to...


Apr 17, 2013, 10:30 ET Sylvan Learning and Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory Team Up to Provide Treats for Teachers, Raise Funds for Classroom Projects

 In celebration of Teacher Appreciation Week from May 6-10, 2013, Sylvan Learning and Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory have joined forces on...


Feb 27, 2013, 15:57 ET Sylvan Learning's Book Adventure Teams Up with LeapFrog® to Launch New Reading Contest for Children and Families

 In celebration of National Education Association's Read Across America and to help cultivate and encourage a love of reading in the new...


Dec 20, 2012, 13:06 ET Academic Anti-Resolutions for 2013

New Year's academic resolutions are pretty much off the list of most students. We adults don't set a better example either. Since the...


Dec 04, 2012, 09:00 ET Sylvan Learning Centers Aid Sandy Recovery Effort With Free 'Days Of Learning'

Many students in the New York and New Jersey area have seen their academics impacted because of Hurricane Sandy. To help students catch up on...


Sep 19, 2011, 11:11 ET THE FEAR FORMULA: National Survey Finds High Anxiety Among 8th and 9th Graders Taking Algebra, Tops List of Worries for Parents Who Struggle to Help

As the new school year gets underway, a just-released survey finds that most eighth and ninth graders consider algebra to be their toughest subject...


Nov 19, 2009, 09:00 ET Sylvan Learning Extends 2009 Capital Renovation Program for Franchisees; Evaluates Other Financial Incentive Programs for 2010

Sylvan Learning, Inc., North America's most recognized provider of supplemental education, announced today it is extending its 2009 Capital...


Aug 25, 2009, 08:00 ET Preparing for the New School Year - Resources That Work

As students enjoy the summer months, most parents are already looking for resources to prepare their kids for the upcoming school year. To...


Aug 19, 2009, 08:00 ET Sylvan Learning Franchisees Offer Free Math Resource to North American Schools

As the new school year begins, North American educators continue to face a persistent struggle with students' mathematic achievement. According...


Aug 17, 2009, 08:00 ET Conquer Math This Summer with Sylvan's 'Forward to School' Algebra Challenge

Each summer, parents worry that their children will forget everything they learned during the school year. To encourage math learning and...