If you are new to my roundup article, I always share a few STEM opportunities at the top of the post and then include a list of upcoming STEM activities around the Boston area. Pre-College preview workshops at UMass Amherst Mount Ida – November 11 UMass Amherst Pre-College is pleased to announce a series of
It’s time for high school students to register for MIT’s annual Splash program, a very special learning experience for students. This long-running program has become MIT’s largest annual teaching and learning extravaganza. Register now! This year’s program runs November 23 and 24, 2019. I love to spread the word about MIT’s annual Splash program because
I am delighted to announce that this year’s Boston STEM Fair will be held on Sunday, October 27 in Lexington, MA. This open house event is for parents, children, and teens looking for just the right STEM program in one fun, information-packed afternoon! Come meet the organizations inspiring today’s students with their unique, hands-on programs.
Happy fall everyone! I am hosting the Boston STEM Fair on Sunday, October 27 at the Lexington High School. Spend a fun and lively afternoon exploring after-school and summer programs that will spark your child’s interest as they explore, experiment, and learn about STEM. Check out the growing list of organizations who are participating this
When I started the BostonTechMom blog five years ago, my oldest daughter was in middle school. As of this writing, she’s in her first year of college. We began the college search process during her sophomore year of high school. My daughter knew she wanted to study computer science and was interested in having co-ops
I hope you enjoyed a relaxing summer filled with fun and special memories. On a personal note, the BostonTechMom blog just celebrated its 5th year. I created the blog when my oldest daughter was going into 8th grade. She was one of my inspirations for starting the blog and now she’s headed off to college!
If you are looking for fun, family-friendly STEM activities, look no further than the 20+ science museums, science centers, planetariums, and aquariums in Massachusetts. Visiting a science museum is always a great way to get kids involved in science and technology and it’s also a wonderful way to spend quality time together as a family.
I hope you are enjoying every bit of summer vacation! Here are a few upcoming STEM activities I wanted to share with you. Girls Scouts’ New Badges- Coding For Good Girl Scouts in grades K-12 can learn the basics of coding, algorithms, game design, and app development, and use these skills to support a cause
Are you looking for STEM activities this summer? This July, we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo mission that landed the first two people on the Moon. There will be events held around the country celebrating this historic milestone. Visit NASA’s website to find exhibits and events throughout the US. Massachusetts is also celebrating