Contact Information

Phone: (785) 587-8800
Fax: (785) 587-8942
Monday: 9:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Tuesday: 9:00 AM - 6:30 PM
Wednesday: 9:00 AM - 7:30 PM
Thursday: 9:00 AM - 6:30 PM
Friday: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Saturday: 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Sunday: Closed

Meet the Tutors

Our Sylvan trained and certified tutors are dedicated to your child’s success. Working together with you, we will:

  • Pinpoint your child’s learning needs using the Sylvan Skills Assessment®
  • Develop a personalized learning plan based on your child’s goals
  • Offer unique insights about what will work for your child
  • Teach each lesson the way your child learns best
  • Build a relationship with your child to provide learning that’s fun, engaging and rewarding
Put years of educational experience to work for your family. Contact our center to find out how we can help today!

Senior Director, Manhattan tutoring

Jenny Birk

Senior Director

JENNY BIRK is a graduate of Kansas State University where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Secondary Education. She is certified in English and Speech/Theatre/Drama. Jenny has seven years of teaching and forensics coaching experience. She also has enjoyed five years of teaching at Sylvan, as a Master Teacher, prior to beginning her directorship. Jenny enjoys reading, spending time with her family and attending various youth events in her community.

Director of Contract Programs, Manhattan tutoring

Mike Graham

Director of Contract Programs

Mike has been an educator since 1988, including teaching, counseling, and a Principal. He achieved his Bachelors in Education at Kansas State University, and his Masters at Baker University. Mike enjoys offering Sylvan Learning services to each child who wants the opportunity to better his/her academic skills. In his spare time, he coaches his sons' baseball team, and does volunteer work with RBI baseball program through the Boys and Girls Club of Kansas City. His passion is making a difference in the lives of youth.

* Education Consultant (12 years)
* Certified Trainer- Effective communication, Differentiated Instruction, Anger Management, and Dispute/Conflict Resolution.