Great Teachers Inspire
Our tutors and staff in West Vancouver consist of passionate educators who love inspiring children to succeed. Warm, caring and great at relating to kids, our tutors in West Vancouver know how to engage and motivate each child in a personal way—building confidence and smiles, as well as skills and better scores. We selectively choose tutors who know local curriculum and can link Sylvan lessons to what’s being taught in school.
Get to know our tutors and staff in West Vancouver!
Sri Bhavani Ganesan
Sri Bhavani Ganesan has been with Sylvan since 2007 as a teacher for all core subjects. She is now also Centre Manager. Her interest in learning was inspired by all the travelling she has done from a young age. She believes education is important in developing key strategies and skills, boosting confidence, and building experience in order to face challenges and make rational and informed decisions. In addition, her passion for teaching can be traced back to post-secondary years of planning and leading student-directed seminars and facilitating research groups. She earned an MA in International Relations and Military Studies from Sussex University, and also holds a BA in History and Political Science from the University of British Columbia.
Rakesh graduated with a Master of Science in Mathematics, as well as a Bachelor of Education. He is a dedicated and experienced Math tutor who finds great joy in teaching. At Sylvan, Rakesh is committed to delivering individualized learning experiences and fostering academic excellence with each of his students.