In Thornhill and beyond, people with strong capabilities in STEM — science, technology, engineering and math — are well prepared to succeed. That's why we've tailored our after-school STEM programs to be engaging and interactive, helping kids get on the right path for high-demand careers — and have a blast doing it! Whether it's programming a LEGO® robot, creating a video game on our seriously cool technology platform or engineering super structures, Sylvan EDGE offers a unique combination of fun and academic mastery. Since we also know the importance of teamwork, collaboration and camaraderie, our program also empowers to make friends along the way. Your local Sylvan in Thornhill can help give your child’s future an edge—find out how today.
Imagination, Creativity and Real Results
At Sylvan, we firmly believe that after-school learning has to offer more than just repetitive drills and frustrating tasks. In fact, our after-school programs focus on providing innovative learning opportunities through challenges that are both fun and rewarding. As a result, those who attend Sylvan in Thornhill have the opportunity to develop the skills and confidence needed to excel in school and beyond. That’s how we can make a difference.▼
The Right Skills for a Bright Future
We understand that STEM skills are becoming increasingly valued — and we know how to empower kids to get on the right path to future success. Our Robotics, Coding, Engineering and Math Edge programs are STEM-focused with emphasis on computer programming, logic and advanced math — all essential competencies for the 21st century. It means in addition to having a great time and meeting new friends, kids can improve their academic scores and get to grips with the skills demanded by modern career paths. That’s just one great way fun in the present can lead to success for the future.
Our Range of EDGE Programs in Thornhill:
- 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.