In Lawrence and beyond, people with strong capabilities in STEM — science, technology, engineering and math — are well prepared to succeed. That's why we've tailored our after-school STEM programs to be engaging and interactive, helping kids get on the right path for high-demand careers — and have a blast doing it! Sylvan EDGE mixes fun and academic mastery with challenges like engineering super structures, programming LEGO® robots and designing original video games. We also believe in the importance of teamwork, collaboration and camaraderie and encourage kids to make friends along the way. Your local Sylvan in Lawrence can help give your child’s future an edge—find out how today.
Inspiring Imaginations to Run Wild
Our after-school programs are far removed from repetitive drills, frustrating tasks and other outdated methods. In fact, our after-school programs focus on providing innovative learning opportunities through challenges that are both fun and rewarding. The results don’t lie: kids in Lawrence who attend Sylvan improve their confidence and thinking skills, which helps increase potential in the classroom and beyond. That’s just one way we make a difference.▼
Skills That Have a Life-Long Impact
We understand that STEM skills are becoming increasingly valued — and we know how to empower kids to get on the right path to future success. That's why our STEM programs — Robotics, Coding, Engineering and Math Edge — explore areas like programming, logic, math proficiency and other critical 21st century competencies. Kids have never had so much fun — or made so many great friends — while also developing skills essential for their future. In other words, a fun time today could mean greater achievements tomorrow!
Sylvan EDGE Programs in Lawrence Include:
- Robotics: 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.