We see it almost everywhere-- the doctors office, parenting magazines and online blogs.
Much of what S.T.E.A.M entails, robotics, coding and other forms of technology, are essential to the education of children. Children should be exposed to the computational thinking robotics encompasses as early as possible, to ensure that they are keeping track with the constantly-changing technological advances that are defining the modern world.
Luckily, there are many different programs that are both educational and fun where your child can get hands on experience with robotics and we’ve compiled a list of the top 3 programs in the Forest Hills area for you!
Snapology of Forest Hills specializes in teaching your child the importance of S.T.E.A.M. through hands-on experience with LEGOS®, K’nex, and different forms of technology while also promoting a super fun environment. Snapology offers a variety of different ways for your child to explore robotics through the following:
Engineering for Kids of Queens focuses on the importance of teaching S.T.E.M. to children for the future careers in technology that will be present. Engineering for Kids offers a variety of engineering programs that are bound to intrigue your child, while also promoting fun. Engineering for Kids of Queens offers the following ways for your child to dive into S.T.E.M.:
The Forest Hills Robotic League is a non-profit organization that is entirely volunteer-run to promote the education of S.T.E.M. in the youth culture of Forest Hills. Forest Hills Robotics League is an active parent participation program that allows for you and your child to spend time together while exploring the world of robotics. The Forest Hills Robotics Team meets on weekends to discuss, design and build robots.