In Overland Park and beyond, the future is bright for people with modern skills in STEM: science, technology, engineering and math. Our after-school STEM programs have been tailored to keep kids engaged and having a great time while on the path towards high-demand careers. In fact, Sylvan EDGE's combination of fun and academic mastery is unique, whether it's designing a video game from scratch, coding a LEGO® robot or engineering seriously cool super structures. We also like to see kids make new friends and work together, so we emphasize collaboration and camaraderie in every session. Find out how your local Sylvan in Overland Park can help give your child an edge for the future.
Unlocking Young Potential
At Sylvan, we aim to make after-school learning about more than frustrating, repetitive drills. In fact, we provide innovative after-school learning environments where the latest educational technology, fun activities and rewarding challenges make learning stick. The results speak for themselves: attending Sylvan in Overland Park improves confidence and problem-solving skills for the classroom and beyond. It's a difference we're proud to make.▼
Skills Fit for the Future
At Sylvan, you can help your child get on the right path with highly valued STEM skills. Our STEM programs — including Robotics, Coding, Engineering and Math Edge — explore vital 21st century competencies such as logic, programming and advanced math proficiency. That means kids won’t only have fun and make friends: they’ll also improve their test scores, and develop skills for success in a variety of modern career paths. In other words, a fun time today could mean greater achievements tomorrow!
Look to Your Local Sylvan in Overland Park For:
- Coding: Expect lots of exciting stories and high-fives when you sign your child up for our coding program, which is packed full of engaging projects like coming up with original stories to turn into video games and computer animations.
- Robotics: With our cutting-edge robotics program, your child will have a blast building robots, as well as confidence and friendships. There’s no better challenge for young engineers than programming and bringing to life their own LEGO® robots.
- Engineering: What is one thing race cars and bridges have in common? To be built, they need dreamers and problem solvers — also known as engineers! In our engineering program, your child will take on the same types of challenges as real world engineers.
- Math Edge: Math is the foundation of every STEM subject, so we developed a program that makes learning core concepts more engaging and interesting than ever before. Activities including brainteasers, puzzles and proficiency challenges help kids hone problem-solving skills that will serve them well in the classroom and beyond.