Fun, Engaging STEAM Classes
for Kids & Adults

NextGen’s Unique STEAM Experience

NextGen SmartyPants offers your child the ability to learn in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math (STEAM) through a fun, engaging curriculum. We also offer courses designed for adults who have a desire to learn more about technology as well as classes for pre-schoolers.

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Fun STEAM Classes
at Our Studio

Awesome STEAM education classes,
at our Maker Studio in Canton

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Fun STEAM Classes
at Your School

Awesome STEAM education classes,
at your school!

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Live Distance Learning
(LDL) Classes

Fun, engaging technology education,
from anywhere.

Introduce Your Child to STEAM

NextGen Smartypants is dedicated to teaching your child with our unique, hands-on learning approach to project-based learning.  Our staff is comprised of experienced Teachers, Engineers, Scientists, and Business Professionals who create engaging curriculum for children of all ages.  From pre-school to lower/upper elementary, middle, and high school, there are plenty of courses and programs at NextGen SmartyPants for your child to enjoy, learn, grow, and prepare for a future sure to be full of technology.

Kid & Adult STEAM Classes We Offer

At our Maker Studio in Canton, CT, NextGen SmartyPants offers engaging STEAM classes that focus on a number of different Engineering, Robotics, Coding, and more.  Our award-winning curriculum emphasizes a fun project-based approach.  We want our students to learn to design their own solutions to problems, not just follow someone else’s instructions!  This approach is more difficult, but also much more beneficial.  Our students retain what they learn in our programs!  They are engaged because they are creating their own solutions.  And their having fun showing themselves that they can accomplish much more than they thought possible.   

STEAM Classes in Connecticut

At NextGen SmartyPants, our main goal is to foster curiosity and promote learning for children, teens and adults interested in the fields of science, technology, engineering, art, and math (STEAM). All of our programs are held at our Maker Studio located at The Shops at Farmington Valley in Canton, CT. Our classes can be taken by those in Canton and the surrounding towns in Hartford and Litchfield counties.