Career paths in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) are on the rise; help your child get on the path to success with Sylvan EDGE! Our after-school programs have been tailored to be both exciting and engaging, encouraging kids to expand their minds, and their friendships, through collaborative, hands-on activities in math, coding, engineering and robotics. Find out how we can make a real difference for your son or daughter.
A Different Kind of Learning
Sylvan EDGE programs aim to make STEM subjects more appealing and engaging in order to put kids on the right track for high-demand careers. In fact, our focus on teamwork and interactivity through hands-on activities make learning feel more like an exciting challenge than a frustrating obligation. That’s just one way we work to nurture success in and out of the classroom.▼
More Than Your Typical After-School Program
So what can your child expect from a Sylvan EDGE program? Fun and friendship are certainly near the top of the list; there are also our innovative activities, challenges and projects. From building and coding a LEGO® robot, to creating videos games and building awesome structures, or earning Certificates of Achievement with newly developed math skills, there is plenty of interaction and variety in our STEM programs to keeps kids motivated.
Sylvan EDGE Programs Offer:
- Robotics: New and exciting STEM concepts are explored in each and every class as your child discovers how to build and program a variety of cool robots using LEGO® bricks and software. Pulleys, levers and motors get things moving — and friendly competitions keep the excitement going!
- Coding: Few things are cooler than video games and computer animations, and our sessions combine this cool factor with 21st century STEM skills like coding, programming, problem-solving, logic, physics and more. Having a blast and learning at the same time? That's what sets us apart.
- Engineering: Your child will discover the amazing world of machine and bridge design with our cool, theme-based engineering programs. Watch imaginations soar as kids build amazing projects using engineering and architectural concepts that inspire their creative thinking, challenge critical thinking and build valuable STEM skills.
- Math Edge: Science, technology and engineering have one thing in common: they all demand strong math skills. In fact, having a good math foundation is essential for succeeding beyond school and gaining high-level thinking skills. With our diverse activities and motivational rewards system, you'll find that two one-hour sessions a week can make all the difference to your child's confidence with numbers.