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Digital Learning in Forest Park / Oak Park, IL

Combining the best in teaching and technology We designed SylvanSync to give students the edge they need with the digital tools they already know. SylvanSync is an instructional system that combines: Sylvan tutors using iPads® as teaching tools for a more engaging learning experience. Interactive… Read more »


Test Prep

Our college prep programs lead to real results—from higher ACT and SAT scores, to standout college essays, to academic success. Schedules can be tight, so we gear our programs to fit your family’s busy schedule. Sylvan’s college readiness programs help teens prep for the big… Read more »


Happy New Year

We wish you a wonderful new year filled with abundance, joy, and treasured moments. May 2017 be your best year yet! Sylvan Learning Center of Forest Park / Oak Park, IL. Visit us at: Music credits to: Reverie (small theme) by _ghost (c) copyright… Read more »


Merry Christmas

WE WANT TO WISH YOU A VERY MERRY CHRISTMAS! From everyone at Sylvan Learning of Forest Park / Oak Park, IL – Merry Christmas and Happy New Year. May this Christmas find you surrounded by those you Love, filled with a lot of fun and… Read more »


StemPower Kids / Forest Park – Oak Park, IL

STEM is more than just an acronym, it’s a world of infinite possibilities for our next generation. Children are natural explorers and take inspiration from the world around them. Show your kids that anything is possible with Sylvan.


Inventive Holiday Gift Ideas for Teachers

By Dr. Rick Bavaria It’s the holidays. What’s the right “thank you” for that favorite teacher who’s spent so much time with your children, giving them new skills, encouraging them, helping them when they’re floundering and helping us to weather the occasional adolescent storm? We teachers, I… Read more »

2016 Christmas Special

The 2016 Christmas Special starts now! This season Give the Gift of Learning. Sylvan in Forest Park, IL is offering VISA Gift Cards on Tutoring Packages for this years Christmas Special. For more information and to sign up, click the “Sign Up” button below. Sign… Read more »


November Checklist for School Success

By Dr. Rick Bavaria Keeping a monthly checklist during the academic year is a great way to make sure your kids are on target for school success. The November checklist is below, and if you missed the October checklist, you can find it here. Review goals. This will be… Read more »