STEM skills — science, technology, engineering and math — are increasingly important for career success in Jacksonville and beyond. 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's combination of fun and academic mastery is unique, whether it's designing a video game from scratch, coding a LEGO® robot or engineering seriously cool super structures. We also believe in the importance of teamwork, collaboration and camaraderie and encourage kids to make friends along the way. See how your child can get a head-start on a great future at your nearby Sylvan in Jacksonville.
Empowering Imaginations to Soar
At Sylvan, we believe after-school learning should be about a lot more than repetitive drills and frustrating tasks. Our learning environments, in fact, are innovative spaces where fun activities combine with rewarding challenges and cutting-edge educational technology. The results? Kids in Jacksonville who attend Sylvan are better equipped in and out of the classroom with increased confidence and critical thinking skills. That's the lasting difference we can make.▼
Skills That Pay Off in the Long Run
STEM skills are increasingly valued and relevant, and Sylvan knows how to get kids on the right path to success. Our Robotics, Coding, Engineering and Math Edge programs are STEM-focused with emphasis on computer programming, logic and advanced math — all essential competencies for the 21st century. Kids have never had so much fun — or made so many great friends — while also developing skills essential for their future. In other words, it isn't only a good time today: it's the ideal preparation for a better future!
Our Range of EDGE Programs in Jacksonville:
- Robotics & Science: Your child will build robots and confidence with our innovative robotics program in which students construct and program LEGO® robots.
- Coding: High-fives and exciting stories are the natural result of our coding program, which features super cool projects like designing animations, video games and mini-stories.
- Engineering: Buildings, bridges and race cars don't design themselves: they need engineers! Your child will enjoy hands-on challenges and learn how to build simple machines.
- Math Edge: Math is a crucial component of all STEM subjects, so we make it more interactive and exciting (yes, really!) than ever. In fact, our brain-boosting tasks, puzzles and challenges enable kids to develop math abilities they can use at school and in everyday life.