Teens’ Guide to STEM
If you’re looking for great hands-on experiences in science, technology, engineering, or math, BostonTechMom is the place for you!
Some programs cover several STEM subjects, while others give you a chance to immerse yourself in one focus area. You’ll find coding, engineering, biotechnology, robotics, math, environmental and natural science, entrepreneurship, and even STEAM (art with STEM). Whatever you’re curious about, you’ll probably find it here!
Finding STEM Programs
Check out the blog, which puts the spotlight on specific programs, and discover after-school classes and clubs, summer programs, workshops, and even internships. Use the special resources on this page to help you find what you’re looking for.
Resources For Teens
Here is a list of STEM high school internship programs in Massachusetts. Most are offered during the summer but there are a few available during the school year too.
Massachusetts offers a wide variety of STEM summer camps and pre-college programs held at universities. Get ideas and check out this list of distinctive camps throughout the state.
Daysia Charles, a high school junior and aspiring scientist in Boston, has created SuccessBaseMass, a site connecting Boston area high school students with free programs in STEM, art, music, leadership, internships, and college prep.
JEI offers a free science journal and virtual mentorship program for teens who want to publish their research in a peer-reviewed scientific journal.