Boston STEM Fair 2018: For Parents and Kids

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I am delighted to announce that this year’s Boston STEM Fair will be held on Sunday, March 11 at the Embassy Suites in Waltham, MA. If you are looking for unique and relevant ways to engage your children in hands-on STEM-related programs and activities, you will want to attend this event with your family and

What’s New in 2017 for Digital Media Academy’s All-Girls Summer Camps

Digital Media Academy

Knowing that women are underrepresented in STEM today, I am a strong advocate for increasing women’s participation in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math). I believe one of the best ways we can do that is by proactively engaging girls at a young age with programs that will spark their interest and build confidence. By

Boston STEM Fair Highlights

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A curiosity for technology was in the air at the recent Boston STEM Fair for parents and kids. The goal was to raise awareness for science, technology, engineering and math, and introduce families to a wide variety of excellent programs, including coding, robotics, rocket design, science, tech entrepreneurship and more. Today, I am going to

Digital Media Academy: Tech Programs Just for Girls!

Made by Girls

Although women account for 57% of bachelors’ degrees earned in the U.S., they are extremely underrepresented in many of the STEM fields (science, technology, engineering and math). Women account for only 18% of bachelor degrees in computer science, 19% in engineering, 19% in physics, and 43% in math and statistics. We still have a long

Parents’ Guide to Year-Round STEM Classes in Massachusetts

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Would you like to expose your kids to supplementary STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) education outside of the classroom? Then you’re in luck because in addition to a wide variety of STEM summer camps, we’re fortunate to have a growing number of quality companies and organizations offering year-round STEM classes in Massachusetts. There are quite