Sylvan’s Coding for Kids courses in the Portland region make computer programming more fun than ever before! We provide practical programs that feature innovative, kid-friendly technology, which helps kids develop vital technical and creative skills they can put to use now and in the future. Your child will feel an amazing sense of accomplishment as he or she learns how to program, design and animate his or her own video game that can be shared and played with friends (talk about cool!).
A Modern Education for Modern Kids
Our EDGE programs focus on STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) skills that are vital for 21st century careers, helping kids develop critical competencies they can use in the classroom and well into the future. If your child just loves playing around with technology, Coding for Kids is a great platform for exploring, experimenting, learning new skills and making new friends! Help your computer whiz prepare for a bright future: sign up for Coding for Kids in the Portland region now.▼
New Skills, New Achievements
Kids and parents alike will love our game design courses because they’re interactive, engaging and highly motivating. Your child will not only get to grips with vital 21st century skills; he or she will also become more capable and confident by achieving a set goal each week. Every session finishes with a wrap-up task that reinforces learning outcomes and helps every student leave with a sense of satisfaction. We will also send you a link to your child’s programming project, so you can be involved in his or her incredible progress and share it with the whole family.
Your Child Will Have a Great Time:
- Creating stories and progressively working towards a final project: a video game that he or she can play with friends!
- Learning how to design characters, animations, sounds and special effects using intuitive Tynker™ technology
- Developing valuable skills, including problem solving, logic, physics and more
- Collaborating with other students and making lasting friendships!