For people in Hershey with modern skills in STEM — science, technology, engineering and math — the future couldn’t be brighter. That's why we've tailored our after-school STEM programs to be engaging and interactive, helping kids get on the right path for high-demand careers — and have a blast 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. Your local Sylvan in Hershey can help give your child’s future an edge—find out how today.
Giving Imaginations the Tools to Soar
At Sylvan, we’re committed to making sure after-school learning is more than repetitive drills and frustrating exercises. Our after-school programs are specially designed to provide unique learning opportunities that combine engaging activities with rewarding challenges using the newest technology. The results don’t lie: kids in Hershey who attend Sylvan improve their confidence and thinking skills, which helps increase potential in the classroom and beyond. That’s just one way we make a difference.▼
Skills That Have a Life-Long Impact
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. That's why our STEM programs — Robotics, Coding, Engineering and Math Edge — explore areas like programming, logic, math proficiency and other critical 21st century competencies. Kids have never had so much fun — or made so many great friends — while also developing skills essential for their future. In other words, a fun time today could mean greater achievements tomorrow!
Sylvan EDGE Programs in Hershey Include:
- Robotics: 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.