Sylvan’s Engineering courses in the Albany, Schenactedy and Troy region make learning fun! Each and every week, your child will dive into a cool new project, such as designing, building and testing a machine or bridge 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 exciting way for your child to solve problems just like an engineer and develop valuable 21st century skills in the process!
21st Century Learning
Our Engineering courses in the Albany, Schenactedy and Troy region aren’t just big on excitement: they’re also a great way to equip your child with important STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) concepts. Through three-dimensional learning, collaborative group activities and creative exercises, your child will also develop vital problem solving skills and critical thinking abilities that can make a big impact in the classroom and beyond!▼
Aspiring Engineers Unite!
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 practical, hands-on courses are an amazing way for your budding inventor to understand important science, engineering and architectural concepts while also using his or her imagination and creativity. Parents are kept in the loop through our regular email communication, so you can see your child’s progress and celebrate his or her achievements. We’ll also preview the following week’s project so you and your child can gear up for the next fun activity!
Our Engineering courses in the Albany, Schenactedy and Troy region feature:
- 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.