With Sylvan’s Engineering programs in the Hampton Roads – Newport News, Chesapeake, Virginia Beach region, learning is fun and exciting! Your child will have a blast diving into a new hands-on project each week, like designing, testing and redesigning machines and bridges using LEGO® bricks or K’NEX® pieces. Watch your child’s creativity take flight as he or she builds these complex structures with a partner and participates in fun games and friendly challenges against other teams. 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
In addition to offering fun and memorable experiences, our Engineering courses in the Hampton Roads – Newport News, Chesapeake, Virginia Beach region help equip students with vital STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) abilities. Hands-on projects, creative activities and group learning all combine to help your child acquire crucial problem solving and critical thinking skills that can make a lasting impact, both in the classroom and beyond.▼
Is Your Child a Budding Engineer?
Whether it’s constructing intricate structures or rebuilding them all over again in order to try out an alternate solution, your son or daughter will be tackling challenges and solving problems just like a real engineer! Our practical, hands-on courses are an amazing way for your budding inventor to understand important science, engineering and architectural concepts while also using his or her imagination and creativity. Parents are kept in the loop through our regular email communication, so you can see your child’s progress and celebrate his or her achievements. We’ll also send a sneak peek of next week’s project so your family can get excited for the next activity!
Our Engineering programs in the Hampton Roads – Newport News, Chesapeake, Virginia Beach region include:
- Hands-on projects, from building machines with LEGO® bricks to constructing complex bridge types with K’NEX® pieces.
- A STEM-focused curriculum that will equip your child with critical 21st century skills.
- A personal learning environment, with a 6:1 student-to-teacher ratio and a maximum of 12 students per class.
- Regular email communication to keep you informed of your child’s progress.