In Traverse City and beyond, people with strong capabilities in STEM — science, technology, engineering and math — are well prepared to succeed. That’s why we’ve designed our after-school STEM programs to be fun and engaging while encouraging kids to stay on track towards in-demand careers. Sylvan EDGE provides a unique combination of fun and academic mastery with activities like programming LEGO® robots, creating video games using our cool technology platform, and designing super structures. We also realize the importance of collaboration and camaraderie, so we encourage kids to work together and make new friendships as they gain new skills and knowledge. Your local Sylvan in Traverse City can help give your child’s future an edge—find out how today.
Giving Imaginations the Tools to Soar
At Sylvan, we don’t believe after-school learning should be about repetitive drills and frustrating tasks. In fact, we provide innovative after-school learning environments where the latest educational technology, fun activities and rewarding challenges make learning stick. The results can’t be denied: kids who attend Sylvan in Traverse City are more confident in their problem-solving skills, making them better able to reach their potential in and out of the classroom. That’s just one of many ways we make a difference.▼
Skills That Make 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. Our STEM-focused programs — Robotics, Coding, Engineering and Math Edge — teach essential skills for the 21st century, like computer programming, logic and advanced math. It means kids get to have a blast, make new friends and enhance their academic scores as they gain the skills for modern career paths. In other words, having fun today can help your child do better in the future!
In Traverse City, Sylvan EDGE Programs Include:
- 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.