For people with skills in STEM — science, technology, engineering and math — the future is bright in Slidell and beyond. That’s exactly why we’ve designed our after-school STEM programs to be interactive and exciting — to help kids get on the right track towards high-demand careers — and have fun along the way! From creating video games and programming LEGO® robots to engineering intricate super structures, Sylvan EDGE provides a unique range of challenges that combine fun with academic achievement. Kids are encouraged to make friends as they learn as well since teamwork, collaboration and camaraderie are also top priorities. See how your child can get a head-start on a great future at your nearby Sylvan in Slidell.
Creative Sessions, Real Results
At Sylvan, we don’t believe after-school learning should be about repetitive drills and frustrating tasks. In fact, we offer after-school learning environments that innovatively combine rewarding activities, exciting challenges and the very latest learning technology. As a result, those who attend Sylvan in Slidell have the opportunity to develop the skills and confidence needed to excel in school and beyond. That’s just one of many ways we make a difference.▼
Essential Life-Long Skills
There's no question that STEM skills are becoming more important than ever before, and you can count on Sylvan to help your child get the path to success. With our STEM-focused programs in Robotics, Coding, Engineering and Math Edge, students learn all about crucial 21st century competencies including computer programming, logic and high-level proficiency in math. Kids have never had so much fun — or made so many great friends — while also developing skills essential for their future. That’s how fun today can lead to success tomorrow.
In Slidell, Sylvan EDGE Programs Offer:
- Robotics & Science: Building, programming and animating LEGO® robots is the ideal prep for budding technicians.
- Coding: Comes complete with cool, interactive projects like creating animations, mini-stories and even video games.
- Engineering: Engineers are dreamers, problem solvers and tinkerers, so we provide hands-on challenges from building simple machines to designing amazing bridges.
- Math Edge: Our brain-boosting puzzles, activities, brainteasers and projects are designed to help kids hone problem-solving skills they can use throughout their lives.