Students and Families

  • Khan Academy offers over thousands of free video tutorials and self-paced exercises over a broad range of topics in math, science, engineering, and computer programming.
  • 15 Awesome Online Resources for Outdoor Play Ideas for getting parents and kids outdoors and to encourage exploration and curiosity in the natural world.
  • Scratch is a programming language made freely available by MIT’s Lifelong Kindergarten Group to help young people learn to think creatively, reason systematically, and work collaboratively. It’s aimed at ages 8 to 16 but useful for all ages.
  • Boston Navigator: Search thousands of programs that run before and after school, on weekends, and during the summer to find the program that is right for you.




Programs for Students

Elementary School
Brigham And Women’s Hospital Health & Science Clubs
Community Boat Building
Parts and Crafts

Middle School
Balfour Academy at Northeastern
Boston Area Health Education Center (BAHEC)
Center for STEM Education- Northeastern University
Citizen Schools
Explorations (BPS and Harvard Medical School)
Junior ZooTeen Program
Mass. General Hospital Youth Programs
Museum of Science Traveling Program
Science Club for Girls
STEM Summer Institute at MIT
Summer Science Academy at Brigham & Women’s Hospital
Thompson Island Outward Bound
U-Design at BU College of Engineering
You GO Girl!
Zero Robotics

High School
ABCD Career Explorations
The Artemis Project
Boston PIC
Center for STEM Education- Northeastern University
Coastal Ocean Science Academy- Northeastern University
CityLab at BU School of Medicine
CURE Program- Dana Farber
E Inc.
The Food Project
Massachusetts Math & Science Initiative
Harvard Medical School MedScience Program
Program in Mathematics for Young Scientists (PROMYS)
Project TEACH- Brigham & Women’s Hospital
Project Success: Opening the door to BioMedical Careers
Research Internship in Science and Engineering at BU
Saturday Engineering & Enrichment Discovery at MIT
SCOOP- Children’s Hospital
Student Success Jobs Program- Brigham & Women’s Hospital
Summer Health Corps Program (BIDMC)
Teen Ambassador Program at Franklin Park Zoo
Tech Apprentice Program
Terrascope Youth Radio
Thompson Island Outward Bound
Upward Bound Math Science at Boston University
Women’s Technology Program
World Ocean School
Youth Astronomy Apprenticeship
Youth Scholars Program- Mass. General Hospital
Young Scholars Program at Northeastern University