Careers in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) are more in-demand than ever; get your child on the path to success with Sylvan EDGE! We've tailored our after-school programs to be both engaging and exciting, enabling kids to expand their minds — and their friendships — through collaborative, hands-on activities in math, coding, engineering and robotics. Find out how we can help transform how your son or daughter learns.
A Different Kind of Learning
Sylvan EDGE programs aim to make STEM subjects more appealing and engaging in order to put kids on the right track for high-demand careers. In fact, our focus on teamwork and interactivity through hands-on activities make learning feel more like an exciting challenge than a frustrating obligation. That’s just one way we work to nurture success in and out of the classroom.▼
More Than Your Typical After-School Program
So what can your child expect from a Sylvan EDGE program? Fun and friendship are certainly near the top of the list; there are also our innovative activities, challenges and projects. Whether it's building and coding a LEGO® robot, creating video games, building super cool structures or showing off new math skills to earn Certificates of Achievement, there is plenty of motivation — and interaction — in our STEM programs.
Sylvan EDGE Programs Include:
- Robotics: New and exciting STEM concepts are explored in each and every class as your child discovers how to build and program a variety of cool robots using LEGO® bricks and software. Pulleys, levers and motors get things moving — and friendly competitions keep the excitement going!
- Coding: Few things are cooler than video games and computer animations, and our sessions combine this cool factor with 21st century STEM skills like coding, programming, problem-solving, logic, physics and more. Having a blast and learning at the same time? That's what sets us apart.
- Engineering: Your child will discover the amazing world of machine and bridge design with our cool, theme-based engineering programs. Watch imaginations soar as kids build amazing projects using engineering and architectural concepts that inspire their creative thinking, challenge critical thinking and build valuable STEM skills.
- Math Edge: Science, technology and engineering have one thing in common: they all demand strong math skills. In fact, having a good math foundation is essential for succeeding beyond school and gaining high-level thinking skills. With our diverse activities and motivational rewards system, you'll find that two one-hour sessions a week can make all the difference to your child's confidence with numbers.