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Very good experience.My daughter attended Sylvan and excellent improvement in 6 months of time. They motivate kids with tokens, prizes and the program is highly recommended. Sylvan has no competition in tutoring, they offer everything a child need and they cater...
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My son started sylvan in August, he's doing great. All teachers are very nice. Sylvan learning center is so big. Jackie is also very good.
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Sylvan Learning Center Teacher
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I took my child to Sylvan over the summer to work on reading, math, and study skills. I planned out his schedule with the director and manager from the beginning, however, each week I was being contacted as to what was he supposed to be working on. My child had...
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Sandy-Sylvan Director 123

That’s not true. On the independent work the teacher’s gauge if the student it understanding the work or not (it was taught the previous time). As soon as the assignement is d...

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Chibiabos

I work at Sylvan as a tutor. They have some idiotic policy where you aren't actually allowed to help your students with the bulk of the work that they do. Actually helping y...

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Sylvan Learning Center Teacher
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My 10th grader went from public to private school. Geometry turned out to be a nightmare subject for him and got worse by Dec. after being out of school for 3 wks for surgery. My son was evaluated by Sylvan and I signed up 100 hrs and my son made a connection with a...
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Sylvan Learning Center Teacher
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See email exchanges for yourself!Very pissed! ticket# 64357. Lisa,The payments are made to the financing company to pay for the program that Kyana has already completed.  You are not paying for current services but for services past.  Sometimes, payments continue on...
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Jackie Nov.21, 2012 Kingwood

Correct me if I am wrong, but doesn\'t Sylvan advertise one year\'s/one grade level\'s growth in 36 hours, guaranteed? I agree that to catch up one grade level in 36 hours ...

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***cerned Mom

Hi, I have dealt with the Sylvan Center mentioned above and I find the unprofessional too. My girls went in for an evaluation in the Summer (around July) and I never heard bac...

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I'm sure all parents pay the extra money to Sylvan and other tutoring serices to see some results. Moreover as a parent you believe that your child would benefit from a customized program tailored to your child's needs and gaps. Well, nothing happened! Not only my kid...
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A Sylvan Owner in Ontario

I cannot speak for every Franchisee or Sylvan Centre but I can assure you that my four Sylvan centres are modern, well equipped and managed by talented, motivated talented sta...

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Sylvan is sold out to franchisees. A lot of people don't know that. I didn't know people were paying for a reputable name, whether they themselves were reputable or not. My daughter actually got a good education at the Longmont and Boulder, CO centers, even though we...
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Sylvan is a scam

I work in one as a tutor and I can tell you, the franchise owner has NO CLUE about what your children need. Our assesments are old, and occasionally not accurate, our books ar...

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Kelly B

Sylvan\'s in Colorado do very underhanded things-- that is the only way the directors are able to keep their jobs... they have to trap/get clients in a recession for overpaid ...

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As a disgruntled employee, I have much to say regarding the franchises in and around Baltimore, MD. First and foremost, the centers are chaotic and disorganized. I worked for them for over two months, and never received my promised pay of a meager $11.00/ hour. I...
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Quit embarr***ing the professi

...And pitiful spelling.

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Mark

I am a former employee of Sylvan. The above writer does make valid points, since I can attest to the fact that Sylvan has many incompetent teachers and staff. Almost on a ...

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