If your son or daughter is obsessed with building structures and tinkering with gadgets, it's time to learn more about Sylvan's Engineering programs in Oak Ridge. Our interactive courses are a fun — and educational — way to inspire your son or daughter’s creativity while he or she learns a number of important engineering concepts. Kids work on different projects every week, teaming up with a partner to design and build K’NEX® bridges or complicated LEGO® machines. It’s an excellent way for your child to learn useful 21st century skills that will come in handy in the classroom and beyond!
Build Essential STEM Skills
Learning useful STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) skills is more fun when your child has the opportunity to design his or her own creations and learn the ins and outs of constructing models in our Engineering courses in Oak Ridge. Through hands-on learning, collaboration and wrap-up activities, your child will also enhance his or her critical thinking and problem solving skills. Help set your child up for greater success: register today!▼
A Customized Experience
With no more than 12 students in each class — and a maximum 6:1 student-to-teacher ratio — registering your child with Sylvan means he or she will always receive personal attention. In addition, we provide frequent email updates to keep you informed about your child's progress. You’ll get to see what your son or daughter created, understand which STEM concepts were explored and take a look at the next session's theme. It’s a fantastic way to celebrate and share your child’s exciting progress and successes!
Our Engineering Programs in Oak Ridge Offer:
- Collaborative activities that foster friendships and help your child improve his or her ability to work with others.
- Hands-on learning that involves working with LEGO® and K’NEX® to design and build structures.
- An innovative STEM-based curriculum that helps students develop strong skills relevant in the 21st century.
- Wrap-up activities following every session to fortify concepts learned during class.