Modern skills in STEM subjects — science, technology, engineering and math — are increasingly important when it comes to career success in and beyond Virginia Beach. That's why we offer engaging, interactive after-school STEM programs that empower kids to lay the groundwork for future success — and have fun doing it! In fact, Sylvan EDGE offers a unique blend of excitement and academic mastery, whether it's assembling a soaring super structure, coding a LEGO® robot or making an original video game from scratch. We also value teamwork, collaboration and camaraderie, and encourage kids to make friends while they learn. Find out how your child can get a real edge for the future at your local Sylvan in Virginia Beach.
Empowering Imaginations to Soar
You won't find boring tasks or repetitive drills at Sylvan's after-school programs. In fact, we provide innovative after-school learning environments where the latest educational technology, fun activities and rewarding challenges make learning stick. In the end, the results speak for themselves: children who go to Sylvan in Virginia Beach are able to gain and develop the skills, knowledge and confidence they need to reach their potential in the classroom and beyond. That's the kind of difference we're here to make.▼
The Right Skills for a Bright Future
STEM skills are becoming increasingly valued, and you can help your child get on the right path at Sylvan. We designed our STEM-based programs — Robotics, Coding, Engineering and Math Edge — to develop critical 21st century skills like computer programming, logic and advanced math proficiency. That means kids won’t only have fun and make friends: they’ll also improve their test scores, and develop skills for success in a variety of modern career paths. What better way for your child to have a great time now while building a foundation for success in the future?
Included in Sylvan EDGE Programs in Virginia Beach:
- Robotics & Science: Your child will build robots and confidence with our innovative robotics program in which students construct and program LEGO® robots.
- Coding: High-fives and exciting stories are the natural result of our coding program, which features super cool projects like designing animations, video games and mini-stories.
- Engineering: Buildings, bridges and race cars don't design themselves: they need engineers! Your child will enjoy hands-on challenges and learn how to build simple machines.
- Math Edge: Math is a crucial component of all STEM subjects, so we make it more interactive and exciting (yes, really!) than ever. In fact, our brain-boosting tasks, puzzles and challenges enable kids to develop math abilities they can use at school and in everyday life.