Modern skills in STEM subjects — science, technology, engineering and math — are increasingly important when it comes to career success in and beyond Rochester. Our tailored after-school STEM programs focus on engagement and interactivity, enabling kids to get on the right path to a high-demand career — and have a great time doing it! In fact, Sylvan EDGE offers a unique blend of excitement and academic mastery, whether it's assembling a soaring super structure, coding a LEGO® robot or making an original video game from scratch. 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. Find out how your local Sylvan in Rochester can help you give your child’s future a real leg up.
Encouraging Imaginations to Soar
You won't find boring tasks or repetitive drills at Sylvan's after-school programs. Our learning environments, in fact, are innovative spaces where fun activities combine with rewarding challenges and cutting-edge educational technology. In the end, the results speak for themselves: children who go to Sylvan in Rochester are able to gain and develop the skills, knowledge and confidence they need to reach their potential in the classroom and beyond. That’s just one of many ways we make a difference.▼
Skills That Can Be Used Time and Again
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-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 how having fun today can lead to bigger and better achievements in the future!
Included in Sylvan EDGE Programs in Rochester:
- 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.