In Midland and all over the world, those with skills in STEM — science, technology, engineering and math — are well placed to build successful careers. 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! Whether it's building a super structure using engineering principles, programming a seriously cool LEGO® robot or creating an original video game, you can expect Sylvan EDGE to combine fun and academic mastery in a completely unique way. We also like to see kids make new friends and work together, so we emphasize collaboration and camaraderie in every session. At your local Sylvan in Midland, your child can get an edge for the future: find out more today.
Creative Sessions, Real Results
You won't find boring tasks or repetitive drills at Sylvan's after-school programs. As a matter of fact, we work hard to provide welcoming, innovative learning environments where new technology, exciting activities and rewarding challenges come together. The results are clear: kids at Sylvan in Midland have the opportunity to reach their potential by developing the skills — and confidence — they need to excel in the classroom and beyond. That's the lasting difference we can make.▼
Skills That Make a Life-Long Impact
At Sylvan, you can help your child get on the right path with highly valued STEM skills. Our STEM-based programs — Robotics, Coding, Engineering and Math Edge — zero in on important 21st century competencies like advanced math, logic and computer programming. It means kids do more than have fun and make friends: they boost their academic abilities and learn all about the type of skills needed in modern career paths. That’s just one great way fun in the present can lead to success for the future.
Our EDGE Programs Include:
- Robotics & Science: Your child will be building more than just his or her own working LEGO® robot in our cutting-edge robotics program — building friendships and confidence are also an important part of the package.
- Coding: Our coding program, which gives your child the chance to develop his or her own video game and computer animations, will guarantee kids leave with plenty of exciting stories to tell.
- Engineering: If skyscrapers, bridges and race cars are going to continue to be a reality, the world needs the imagination and problem-solving skills of engineers. With fun, hands-on challenges, your child will develop a range of skills essential for his or her future.
- Math Edge: Every STEM subject starts in the same place — with core math concepts. That’s why we’ve designed our program to make math more fun and interesting than you ever thought possible. Strengthening essential problem solving skills is easy with brainteasers, puzzles and regular proficiency challenges.