STEM skills — science, technology, engineering and math — are increasingly important for career success in Trussville and beyond. That’s exactly why we’ve designed our after-school STEM programs to be interactive and exciting — to help kids get on the right track towards high-demand careers — and have fun along the way! In fact, Sylvan EDGE offers a unique blend of excitement and academic mastery, whether it's assembling a soaring super structure, coding a LEGO® robot or making an original video game from scratch. In addition, we emphasize collaboration and camaraderie, which means students use teamwork and meet new friends while they progress. Your child can get ready for a great future at your local Sylvan in Trussville, so find out more today.
Inspiring Imaginations to Run Wild
At Sylvan, we work hard to make sure our after-school programs avoid frustrating tasks, repetitive drills and other dated teaching techniques. 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. In the end, the results speak for themselves: children who go to Sylvan in Trussville are able to gain and develop the skills, knowledge and confidence they need to reach their potential in the classroom and beyond. That's the difference we 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. With our STEM-focused programs in Robotics, Coding, Engineering and Math Edge, students learn all about crucial 21st century competencies including computer programming, logic and high-level proficiency in math. It means kids get to have a blast, make new friends and enhance their academic scores as they gain the skills for modern career paths. That’s just one great way fun in the present can lead to success for the future.
Sylvan EDGE Programs in Trussville Offer:
- Engineering: Things like race cars, bridges, and high rise buildings wouldn’t exist without the problem solving skills of engineers. Your child will have the chance to develop those skills through fun, hands-on challenges like designing simple structures and machines.
- Robotics & Science: Our innovative robotics program is the perfect place for budding engineers to make friends and build confidence while working on critical skills by building and programming their very own LEGO® robot.
- Coding: Signing your child up for our coding program, which is full of cool, interactive projects like creating original video games, mini-stories and computer animations, is guaranteed to lead to lots of interesting stories and high-fives.
- Math Edge: Since math is an important part of every STEM subject, we designed a program to make learning tricky math concepts easier — and more fun — than ever before. Kids will develop problem-solving skills essential for their future success with weekly brainteasers and puzzles.