The future is bright for people with modern skills in STEM — science, technology, engineering and math — in Gilbert and beyond. That's why our after-school STEM programs are specifically designed to be interactive and engaging, enabling kids to lay the groundwork for growing career paths — and have a great time while they do so! 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. In addition, we emphasize collaboration and camaraderie, which means students use teamwork and meet new friends while they progress. At your local Sylvan in Gilbert, your child can get an edge for the future: find out more today.
Empowering Imaginations to Soar
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. In the end, the results speak for themselves: children who go to Sylvan in Gilbert are able to gain and develop the skills, knowledge and confidence they need to reach their potential in the classroom and beyond. That's how we make a significant difference.▼
Skills That Pay Off in the Long Run
STEM skills are increasingly valued and relevant, and Sylvan knows how to get kids on the right path to success. We designed our STEM-based programs — Robotics, Coding, Engineering and Math Edge — to develop critical 21st century skills like computer programming, logic and advanced math proficiency. 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!
In Gilbert, Sylvan EDGE Programs Include:
- Robotics & Science: 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.