STEM skills — science, technology, engineering and math — are increasingly important for career success in Simcoe 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. Whether it's designing a video game on our innovative technology platform, programming and controlling a LEGO® robot or using advanced engineering principles to build a soaring super structure, it's easy to see how Sylvan EDGE combines academic mastery and fun. We also believe in the importance of teamwork, collaboration and camaraderie and encourage kids to make friends along the way. At your local Sylvan in Simcoe, your child can get an edge for the future: find out more today.
Giving Imaginations the Tools to Soar
At Sylvan, we believe after-school learning should be about a lot more than repetitive drills and frustrating tasks. That’s why we’ve created after-school programs that don’t just offer a unique kind of classroom experience, but also guarantee learning the most cutting-edge technology is both fun and rewarding. The results can’t be denied: kids who attend Sylvan in Simcoe are more confident in their problem-solving skills, making them better able to reach their potential in and out of the classroom. That's the kind of difference we're here to make.▼
Skills Fit for the Future
STEM skills are becoming increasingly valued, and with Sylvan, you can help your child get on the right track to success. That's why our STEM programs — Robotics, Coding, Engineering and Math Edge — explore areas like programming, logic, math proficiency and other critical 21st century competencies. Kids have never had so much fun — or made so many great friends — while also developing skills essential for their future. What better way for your child to have a great time now while building a foundation for success in the future?
Your Local Sylvan in Simcoe Provides:
- Robotics & Science: Your child can build robots, friendships and confidence with our cutting-edge robotics program. In fact, creating, programming and animating LEGO® robots is the perfect challenge for budding engineers.
- Coding: Expect plenty of high-fives and exciting anecdotes when you register your child for our coding program, which comes complete with cool, interactive projects like building video games, developing mini-stories and creating computer animations.
- Engineering: Race cars and bridges don’t build themselves. They need dreamers. Problem solvers. Tinkerers ... In other words, engineers! Your child will take on fun, hands-on challenges, such as building simple machines or designing amazing bridges.
- Math Edge: Math forms an important part of every STEM subject, so we offer a program that makes math more engaging, interactive and exciting (yes, really!) than ever before. Our brain-boosting activities — including puzzles, brainteasers and other fun proficiency challenges — help kids hone problem-solving skills they can use in school and beyond.