Sylvan’s Coding for Kids courses in the Cedar Rapids, Waterloo and Dubuque region make learning computer programming a blast! Using innovative, kid-friendly technology, our hands-on programs equip students with important technical and creative skills they can put to use in the classroom and beyond. Your child will enjoy a strong sense of achievement as he or she begins to code, program and animate a custom video game that can later be shared and played with friends (how cool is that?!).

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A Modern Education for Modern Kids

We design our EDGE programs with 21st century career paths in mind, giving children the opportunity to develop STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) skills that are critical at school and in adulthood. So if your child shows imagination, creativity and loves to tinker with technology, Coding for Kids is a great way to experiment, collaborate and learn while having a great time with friends! Help your computer whiz get on the fast track to success: register for a Coding for Kids course in the Cedar Rapids, Waterloo and Dubuque region today.

Blast into Big Fun with Sylvan

Kids and parents alike appreciate our game design classes because they're engaging, interactive and motivating. Your child will not only get to grips with vital 21st century skills; he or she will also become more capable and confident by achieving a set goal each week. Each session has a distinct objective and outcome, and includes a wrap-up activity, so your child will reinforce the skills he or she learned and feel accomplished at the end of each class. Best yet, you will receive a link to your child’s weekly programming project, so you can check out all the amazing things he or she is creating and share his or her accomplishments with the whole family.

Your Child Will Have a Great Time:

  • Learning to use cutting-edge Tynker™ technology to design characters, animations, sounds and special effects 
  • Creating storylines and continuously working towards building a video game that he or she can play with friends! 
  • Developing in-demand skills, such as problem solving, logic, physics and more 
  • Collaborating with classmates and making life-long friendships!