For people in Frederick with modern skills in STEM — science, technology, engineering and math — the future couldn’t be brighter. We’ve designed our after-school STEM programs to keep kids engaged and having a blast while also making sure they’re on the right path towards in-demand careers. 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 Frederick.
Empowering Imaginations to Fly Higher
At Sylvan, we work hard to make sure our after-school programs avoid frustrating tasks, repetitive drills and other dated teaching techniques. We developed our after-school programs to offer innovative learning environments that use the latest technology to combine fun activities with rewarding challenges. In the end, the results speak for themselves: children who go to Sylvan in Frederick are able to gain and develop the skills, knowledge and confidence they need to reach their potential in the classroom and beyond. That's the lasting difference we can make.▼
Skills That Pay Off in the Long Run
STEM-based skills are among the most highly valued in the classroom and beyond, and you can make sure your child gets on the path to success with Sylvan. Our STEM programs — including Robotics, Coding, Engineering and Math Edge — explore vital 21st century competencies such as logic, programming and advanced math proficiency. Kids have never had so much fun — or made so many great friends — while also developing skills essential for their future. In other words, having fun today can help your child do better in the future!
Look to Your Local Sylvan in Frederick For:
- Robotics: Is there a cooler way to learn than building, programming and animating your very own LEGO® robot?
- Coding: Your child will learn how to create video games, computer animations and mini-stories. Expect lots of high-fives and exciting anecdotes!
- Engineering: Engineers are dreamers, tinkerers and problem solvers. We provide the ideal preparation by helping kids learn how to build simple machines, design amazing bridges and take on other exciting challenges.
- Math Edge: Math is an integral part of any STEM subject, so our program is tailored to make math engaging and exciting than ever before, featuring brain-boosting activities, puzzles and challenges that help kids move their math skills forward.