Springfield's Sylvan Learning Celebrates Grand Reopening
Springfield's Sylvan Learning Celebrates Grand Reopening

Former director Kristen Fisher purchased the franchise with her husband, Chris.


Kristen Fischer recently took over ownership of Sylvan Learning in Springfield, MO. Fischer has been an educator in the Springfield Public Schools since 1999 and has also been an instructor at Springfield's Sylvan Learning. Kristen elaborated on her plans for Sylvan Learning in the Springfield community and how community members can get involved with Sylvan. 

"I don't agree with the traditional classroom environment and Common Core curriculum," Fischer said to the Springfield News-Leader. "Every child needs to be able to work at their pace and to have a plan that is specifically designed for them."

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