With Sylvan’s Engineering programs in the Washington, DC region, learning is fun and exciting! Your child will love getting hands on with a different project every week, like building, testing and modifying a machine or bridge using K’NEX® pieces or LEGO® bricks. Your child’s creativity will soar to new levels as he or she works with a buddy to put together these unique creations and challenges other students to friendly games and competitions. It’s an innovative way for your child to think and problem-solve just like an engineer while developing crucial 21st century skills along the way!
21st Century Programs
Beyond being big on fun, our Engineering programs in the Washington, DC region are also designed to equip your child with valuable STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) abilities. Through creative activities, immersive learning and group collaboration, your child will build valuable problem solving and critical thinking competencies that can make a lasting impact both academically and personally!▼
Think Like a Real 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 hands-on programs are a fantastic way for your budding inventor to gain a solid grasp of engineering, science and architectural concepts while also igniting his or her imagination and creativity along the way. We also keep parents informed by sending out regular communication, including a recap of each week’s project. We will also provide a preview of the upcoming week’s project so you and your child can gear up for the next cool activity!
Here’s what our Engineering programs in the Washington, DC region include:
- 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.