With Sylvan’s Engineering programs in the Harlingen, Weslaco, Brownsville and McAllen region, learning is fun and exciting! Each and every week, your child will dive into a cool new project, such as designing, building and testing a machine or bridge using LEGO® bricks or K’NEX® pieces. Your child will get those creative juices flowing as he or she teams up with a buddy to build these awesome structures and challenges other teams to friendly games and competitions. It’s a novel way for your son or daughter to develop critical 21st century skills while solving problems just like an engineer!
A Real-World Education
Our Engineering courses in the Harlingen, Weslaco, Brownsville and McAllen region aren’t just big on excitement: they’re also a great way to equip your child with important STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) concepts. Through three-dimensional learning, collaborative group activities and creative exercises, your child will also develop vital problem solving skills and critical thinking abilities that can make a big impact in the classroom and beyond!▼
Calling all Budding Engineers
From constructing multifaceted structures to testing and rebuilding them in order to try out a different solution, your son or daughter will be taking on challenges just like a real engineer! Our interactive courses are a great way for your aspiring inventor to get to grips with science, engineering and architectural concepts while activating his or her creativity and imagination in the process. We also keep parents informed by sending out regular communication, including a recap of each week’s project. We’ll also preview the following week’s project so you and your child can gear up for the next fun activity!
Sylvan’s Engineering courses in the Harlingen, Weslaco, Brownsville and McAllen region offer:
- Practical, hands-on projects that range from designing machines using LEGO® bricks to building different bridge types with K’NEX® pieces.
- A 21st century education designed to equip your child with STEM skills.
- An intimate classroom setting, including a 6:1 student-to-teacher ratio and no more than 12 students per class.
- Weekly email communication to keep parents involved and informed.