In Charleston and all over the world, those with skills in STEM — science, technology, engineering and math — are well placed to build successful careers. That's why our after-school STEM programs are specifically designed to be interactive and engaging, enabling kids to lay the groundwork for growing career paths — and have a great time while they do so! Whether it's designing a video game on our innovative technology platform, programming and controlling a LEGO® robot or using advanced engineering principles to build a soaring super structure, it's easy to see how Sylvan EDGE combines academic mastery and fun. In addition, we emphasize collaboration and camaraderie, which means students use teamwork and meet new friends while they progress. Find out how your child can get a real leg up for their future at your local Sylvan in Charleston.
Encouraging Imaginations to Soar
At Sylvan, after-school learning isn’t just about frustrating, repetitive drills and tasks. 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? Kids in Charleston who attend Sylvan are better equipped in and out of the classroom with increased confidence and critical thinking skills. That's the difference we make.▼
Skills For Life-Long Success
STEM skills are becoming increasingly valued, and with Sylvan, you can help your child get on the right track 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. It means in addition to having a great time and meeting new friends, kids can improve their academic scores and get to grips with the skills demanded by modern career paths. In other words, a fun time today could mean greater achievements tomorrow!
Your Local Sylvan in Charleston Provides:
- 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.