How to Make Your STEM Activities Shine on the Common App

I recently went through the college application process with my daughter who is planning to study Computer Science in college. During high school, she participated in many STEM programs and worked on coding activities outside of school and she wondered how she should showcase her STEM extracurriculars in the Activities section of the Common App.

Boston Area STEM Activities for Kids- October 2017 Roundup

Explore Outdoors Toolkit Activity

Happy fall everyone! Now that a new school year has kicked off, STEM events and programs are back in full swing. I recently learned about new science education resources created by WGBH: Explore Outdoors Toolkit.  It is based on PBS Kids digital project: PLUM LANDING and it is a suite of free, bilingual materials for educators

Boston Area STEM Activities for Kids- September 2017 Roundup

Maker Faire

I hope you had a relaxing summer break and are looking forward to the new school year! As you are thinking about ways to get your children involved in STEM this year, check out FIRST for robotics,  Girls Who Code for computer programming, and your school for after school enrichment programs. This month, the Boston

Boston Area STEM Activities for Kids- August 2017 Roundup

Meteor Shower

I hope you are having a delightful summer! If you are looking for STEM activities for your kids in Boston and around Massachusetts during August, check out these free or low-cost STEM events and programs. I also wanted to let you know the third annual Congressional App Challenge just launched and runs through November 1,