If tinkering with machines and making structures is your child's idea of a good time, our Engineering programs in Springfield could be just what you need to help your son or daughter's imagination soar. Our sessions focus on fun and friendship, helping kids fire up their creativity as they explore important engineering concepts. Pairing up with a buddy, your child will work on a new project each class, including constructing one of the world’s seven bridge types with K’NEX® pieces or building a complex machine with LEGO® bricks. It’s an awesome way for your child to learn important 21st century skills that can make a big impact in the classroom and beyond!

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Developing Critical STEM Skills

Your child will not only have fun building and experimenting with cool creations: he or she will also have the opportunity to master a range of important STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) concepts along the way! Your son or daughter will also leave with improved critical thinking and problem solving skills thanks to plenty of hands-on, collaborative activities. Register today to give your child a jump-start towards success!

A Personalized Experience

Sylvan has a maximum student-to-teacher ratio of 6:1 — and a maximum class size of 12 students — so you can expect us to provide the personalized learning experience and one-on-one attention your child needs to thrive. We also make keeping you in the know about what your child is up to a priority with regular email communication summarizing his or her progress. You’ll be able to see what your son or daughter is working on, gain an understanding of the importance of STEM concepts and get a sneak peek at next week’s project. In other words, it’s a great way to celebrate your child’s success!

Our Engineering Programs in Springfield at a Glance:

  • Hands-on learning that allows kids to get creative with LEGO® machines and K’NEX® structures.
  • A STEM-based curriculum that reflects the growing importance of 21st century skills.
  • The fun, camaraderie and teamwork of collaborative projects.
  • Wrap-up activities that ensure the session's most important concepts are reinforced.