For people in Algonquin with modern skills in STEM — science, technology, engineering and math — the future couldn’t be brighter. That’s why we’ve designed our after-school STEM programs to be fun and engaging while encouraging kids to stay on track towards in-demand careers. Sylvan EDGE mixes fun and academic mastery with challenges like engineering super structures, programming LEGO® robots and designing original video games. We also emphasize teamwork, collaboration and camaraderie, which means kids can make friends while they make progress. At your local Sylvan in Algonquin, your child can get an edge for the future: find out more today.
Giving Imaginations the Tools to Soar
Our after-school programs are far removed from repetitive drills, frustrating tasks and other outdated methods. In fact, we provide innovative after-school learning environments where the latest educational technology, fun activities and rewarding challenges make learning stick. The results are clear: kids at Sylvan in Algonquin have the opportunity to reach their potential by developing the skills — and confidence — they need to excel in the classroom and beyond. That's the lasting difference we can make.▼
The Right Skills for a Bright Future
STEM-based skills are among the most highly valued in the classroom and beyond, and you can make sure your child gets on the path to success with Sylvan. Our STEM-based programs — Robotics, Coding, Engineering and Math Edge — zero in on important 21st century competencies like advanced math, logic and computer programming. It all means kids who attend don't only make new friends and have a good time: they develop the kind of skills that are critical to success in modern career paths. That’s just one great way fun in the present can lead to success for the future.
Your Local Sylvan in Algonquin Provides:
- Robotics: Is there a cooler way to learn than building, programming and animating your very own LEGO® robot?
- Coding: Your child will learn how to create video games, computer animations and mini-stories. Expect lots of high-fives and exciting anecdotes!
- Engineering: Engineers are dreamers, tinkerers and problem solvers. We provide the ideal preparation by helping kids learn how to build simple machines, design amazing bridges and take on other exciting challenges.
- Math Edge: Math is an integral part of any STEM subject, so our program is tailored to make math engaging and exciting than ever before, featuring brain-boosting activities, puzzles and challenges that help kids move their math skills forward.