If your son or daughter can't stop tinkering with machines and building new structures, it might be time to register for our Engineering program in Edwardsville. Our courses are tailored to be fun and interactive, providing an enjoyable way for your child to master a range of engineering concepts while giving his or her creativity a real workout. Working with a partner, your child will have the the chance to complete a variety of different projects including constructing models of real bridges with K’NEX® pieces and building machines with LEGO® bricks. It’s a great way to get familiar with 21st century skills that can be used to succeed in the classroom and beyond!
Learn the Value of Strong STEM Skills
With our Engineering courses in Edwardsville, your child will develop a foundation of basic STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) skills through fun activities involving experimenting with constructing cool creations. There's also plenty of collaboration, hands-on learning and wrap-up activities, enabling your son or daughter to also improve his or her critical thinking and problem solving skills. Make sure your child is set up for success: register today!▼
A Customized Experience
With no more than 12 students in each class — and a maximum 6:1 student-to-teacher ratio — registering your child with Sylvan means he or she will always receive personal attention. We also send regular email updates to make sure you know all about the progress your child is making. You’ll get to see your son or daughter’s creations, find out more about the STEM concepts learned and get a preview of next week’s project. In other words, it’s a great way to celebrate your child’s success!
In Edwardsville, our Engineering programs teach:
- A focused STEM curriculum that will assist your child in developing essential 21st century skills.
- Collaborative projects that emphasize teamwork and help foster lifelong friendships.
- Hands-on learning that challenges kids to build structures with their own two hands.
- Wrap-up exercises at the end of every class to support the concepts learned in class.