For people with skills in STEM — science, technology, engineering and math — the future is bright in Guelph and beyond. Our after-school STEM programs have been tailored to keep kids engaged and having a great time while on the path towards high-demand careers. Sylvan EDGE provides a unique combination of fun and academic mastery with activities like programming LEGO® robots, creating video games using our cool technology platform, and designing super structures. We also emphasize teamwork, collaboration and camaraderie, which means kids can make friends while they make progress. Find out how your child can get a real edge for the future at your local Sylvan in Guelph.
Inspiring Imaginations to Run Wild
At Sylvan, we’re committed to making sure after-school learning is more than repetitive drills and frustrating exercises. In fact, we offer after-school learning environments that innovatively combine rewarding activities, exciting challenges and the very latest learning technology. The results speak for themselves: attending Sylvan in Guelph improves confidence and problem-solving skills for the classroom and beyond. That's the lasting difference we can make.▼
Skills That Can Be Used Time and Again
STEM skills are increasingly valued and relevant, and Sylvan knows how to get kids on the right path to success. Our STEM-based programs — Robotics, Coding, Engineering and Math Edge — zero in on important 21st century competencies like advanced math, logic and computer programming. That means kids will be developing skills that will help them succeed in the future—and making lots of friends along the way! That’s how fun today can lead to success tomorrow.
In Guelph, Sylvan EDGE Programs Include:
- Robotics: Your child will build robots and confidence with our innovative robotics program in which students construct and program LEGO® robots.
- Coding: High-fives and exciting stories are the natural result of our coding program, which features super cool projects like designing animations, video games and mini-stories.
- Engineering: Buildings, bridges and race cars don't design themselves: they need engineers! Your child will enjoy hands-on challenges and learn how to build simple machines.
- Math Edge: Math is a crucial component of all STEM subjects, so we make it more interactive and exciting (yes, really!) than ever. In fact, our brain-boosting tasks, puzzles and challenges enable kids to develop math abilities they can use at school and in everyday life.