Educational Business Opportunity Near You!

by Sylvan Learning | Jun 27, 2016

The nation’s leading supplemental education resource and enrichment program provider, Sylvan Learning, has ongoing business opportunities. As a 35+ year old company, long time franchisees are looking to turn their keys over to the next local entrepreneurs to become the education resource in select communities. 

Sylvan is a leader in the supplemental educational space using SylvanSync, a proprietary digital instruction platform designed to support each student’s individual learning needs.  Sylvan supports core tutoring programs in Reading, Math, Writing, Homework Help SylvanSync’s mobility enables franchisees to open in satellite locations expanding their footprint throughout a larger geographic area. 

Additionally, Sylvan recently added a suite of programs promoting STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) education, Sylvan EDGE and is the largest national provider of robotics, coding and engineering courses. The innovative STEM education programs help students stay interested in these areas to make career choices that are in high demand.  

Helping with the resale of their Sylvan territory is the franchise development department at Sylvan’s corporate office, led by Georgia Chasen, Director of Franchise Development.  

“Candidates are coming to Sylvan because they’re truly attracted to our model and what we do. People want to make a positive impact on their community by bringing a needed service with supplemental education and enrichment programs—while at the same time being able to own their own business and earn a great living. Sylvan’s unique system is the perfect balance.” Chasen said.  “We’d love to talk with local entrepreneurs to aid centers in continuing operations after franchisee’s retirement.” 

Interested parties should contact Kristie Kalinowski at 410-843-2110 and


With more than 35 years of experience and more than 750 locations throughout North America, Sylvan Learning is the leading provider of personal learning for students in grades K-12. Sylvan is transforming how students learn, inspiring them to succeed in school and in life. Sylvan’s proven tutoring approach blends amazing teachers with SylvanSync™ technology on the iPad® for an engaging learning experience. Sylvan also leads the way with Sylvan EDGE—STEM and accelerated courses and Sylvan Prep —college and test prep courses. Sylvan supports families through every stage of the academic journey. For more information, visit or