With Sylvan’s Engineering programs in the Columbia and Jefferson City region, learning is fun and exciting! Your child will have an amazing time working on a different hands-on project every week, such as constructing cool machines or bridges using LEGO® bricks or K’NEX® pieces. Watch your child’s creativity reach new heights as he or she builds these cool creations with a buddy and challenges other teams to fun competitions. It’s an innovative way for your child to think and problem-solve just like an engineer while developing crucial 21st century skills along the way!
An Innovative Education
In addition to offering big-time fun and excitement, Sylvan’s Engineering programs in the Columbia and Jefferson City region also provide your child with opportunities to learn important STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) competencies. Through a combination of hands-on learning, teamwork and creative projects, your child will develop valuable critical thinking and problem solving abilities that can make a positive difference in school and beyond!▼
Is There an Aspiring Engineer in Your Family?
From designing and building cool structures to tweaking and rebuilding them to test out a different approach, your child will be solving challenges just like a real engineer! Our immersive courses provide the ideal environment for your aspiring engineer to learn foundational science, architectural and engineering concepts while firing up his or her creativity and imagination throughout the process. Parents can also have fun learning about the cool new things students learned in class through our regular email communication. We’ll also preview the following week’s project so you and your child can gear up for the next fun activity!
Here’s what you can expect:
- Practical, hands-on projects that range from designing machines using LEGO® bricks to building different bridge types with K’NEX® pieces.
- A 21st century education designed to equip your child with STEM skills.
- An intimate classroom setting, including a 6:1 student-to-teacher ratio and no more than 12 students per class.
- Weekly email communication to keep parents involved and informed.