Kids love coming to Sylvan of Ames for our wide variety of learning activities – and yours will too. Families tell us it’s our personal approach, next generation programs and cool technology. And you’ll discover that in everything our tutors of Ames do – from our tutoring programs, to academic coaching, to ACT Prep and SAT Prep, to our cool Robotics, Coding and Engineering classes – we make learning personal and engaging, so your child can succeed. We’re right there with you, helping your child build confidence, catch up to grade level, or turn Bs into As … Helping your child discover fun, hands-on experiences with science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) to build a love for STEM and an interest in high-growth careers … Helping your teen achieve higher test scores, better essays and bigger college dreams. Discover the many ways our tutors at Sylvan of Ames can inspire your child to succeed! History Established in 1979. At Sylvan Learning, we’re focused on building academic confidence, igniting intellectual curiosity and inspiring a love for learning — all of which make a big impact in school and in life. For 40 years we’ve been helping millions of students and families achieve new levels of academic success. The company was founded in 1979 and is headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland. Sylvan of Ames has the best in Personalized Tutoring, Academic Coaching, Advancement and Test Prep, STEM enrichment and more! Results matter and Sylvan delivers. In fact, students in ourproven Personalized Tutoring programs can see up to two to three times more growth in their math and reading scores than other students! Learn how our tutors in Ames are engaging kids and inspiring success with our personal approach, next generation programs and cool technology.