Meet our Langley Tutoring Staff


Great Teachers Inspire

Our tutors and staff in Langley consist of passionate educators who love inspiring children to succeed. Warm, caring and great at relating to kids, our tutors in Langley 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 Langley!

  • Esther Hong, Centre Director

    Esther Hong

    Centre Director

    As Centre Director, Esther is dedicated to connecting with families in Langley and meeting their individual needs. She is passionate about encouraging students and celebrating their academic growth along the way. She is committed to providing a positive and personal learning environment for every child at Sylvan. Esther’s invaluable experience of teaching children and counselling parents while living overseas has given her great insight into families of various backgrounds and cultures. She says, “The simple truth is this: Parents just want the very best for their children. It is a privilege to partner with parents and work together for their child’s academic and personal success.”
  • Mary Yang, Director of Education

    Mary Yang

    Director of Education

    Mary, our Mandarin speaking Director of Education, oversees the educational integrity of our programs, managing and training our team of tutors. Mary started learning piano when she was five years old and developed a respect and admiration for teachers. This led to her career choice of education. Mary has seen many of her students build their confidence and skills so they can become their best selves. It continues to be her desire to achieve those goals for every student.