If tinkering with machines and making structures is your child's idea of a good time, our Engineering programs in Lafayette could be just what you need to help your son or daughter's imagination soar. Our courses are interactive and engaging, so your child will have a great time learning basic engineering concepts and putting his or her creativity to the test. Kids work on different projects every week, teaming up with a partner to design and build K’NEX® bridges or complicated LEGO® machines. It’s an excellent way for your child to learn useful 21st century skills that will come in handy in the classroom and beyond!
Developing Critical STEM Skills
Learning useful STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) skills is more fun when your child has the opportunity to design his or her own creations and learn the ins and outs of constructing models in our Engineering courses in Lafayette. Through hands-on exercises and collaboration with classmates, your child will also strengthen his or her problem solving and critical thinking skills. Give your child the tools he or she needs to succeed: register today!▼
Personal Learning and Small Classes
Sylvan has a maximum student-to-teacher ratio of 6:1 — and a maximum class size of 12 students — so you can expect us to provide the personalized learning experience and one-on-one attention your child needs to thrive. We also provide regular email communication to keep you informed of the course’s progress and your child’s work. You’ll get to see what your son or daughter created, understand which STEM concepts were explored and take a look at the next session's theme. What better way to share and celebrate your child’s success?
With our Engineering programs in Lafayette, you can expect:
- A cutting-edge STEM curriculum that equips students with valuable 21st century skills.
- Hands-on learning that includes designing, testing and redesigning LEGO® machines and K’NEX® bridges.
- Collaborative projects that foster camaraderie and help your child develop important teamwork skills.
- Wrap-up activities at the end of each session that reinforce the concepts learned in class.