In Thornhill and beyond, careers for people with modern skills in STEM — science, technology, engineering and math — are on the rise. For that reason, we provide after-school STEM programs that are not only engaging and interactive, but help kids prepare for growing, high-demand careers — and have a blast at the same time! Sylvan EDGE offers a unique combination of fun and education through activities like programming LEGO® robots, creating original video games and engineering intricate structures. 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 Thornhill, your child can get an edge for the future: find out more today.
Encouraging Imaginations to Soar
You won't find boring tasks or repetitive drills at Sylvan's after-school programs. In fact, our after-school programs offer innovative learning environments that combine fun activities, rewarding challenges and the latest technology. As a result, children who attend Sylvan in Thornhill are able to gain the confidence, skills and knowledge they need to reach their potential in school and beyond. That's the kind of difference we're here to make.▼
Skills Fit for the Future
STEM skills are increasingly valued and relevant, and Sylvan knows how to get kids on the right path 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. That's how having fun today can lead to bigger and better achievements in the future!
Sylvan EDGE Programs in Thornhill Offer:
- 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.