PROMOTING STEM LEARNING FOR THE YOUTH OF
The Metro North STEM Network is a collaborative network of stakeholders led by MassHire Metro North Workforce Board to implement state and regional priorities of increasing access to STEM education, immersive work-based learning in STEM fields, and employment opportunities.
The MNSN is the hub for:
- Implementing priorities and recommendations of the MA STEM Council
- Connecting educators, institutions of higher education, caregivers, community leaders, organizations, government, and businesses, to engage, excite, and energize students about STEM subjects throughout the year
- Coordinating annual STEM Week activities
- Participating in the annual STEM Summit
WHAT WE DO:
In addition to the mandate by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, the Metro North STEM Network:
- Adapts services to K-12 and post-secondary students as needed for the region
- Supports and advocates for after school and summer programs
- Supports schools in their goals to increase capacity of STEM-related programs and events, including science fair projects
- Advocates for and collaborates on increased STEM youth mentorship
- Works to increase STEM-related part time/summer employment and internship opportunities for students
The Metro North STEM Network envisions all students in the region with access to STEM related education, with opportunities to explore and immerse themselves in quality learning and work-based experiences, supported by families, caregivers, non-profit organizations, and a community of STEM-related educators, employers, and community-based organizations.
Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) RESOURCES
Information and resources on Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE)
Search here to find resources for Youth and Families!
EVENTS BY DATE
EVENTS BY COMMUNITY
HIGHLIGHTS - 2019
STEM WEEK PLANNING 2020
MA STEM Week 2020 will be held October 19-23! We are currently planning virtual events and activities across the region. Stay tuned for upcoming details!
Metro North Stem Network
186 Alewife Brook Parkway, Suite 216, Cambridge, MA 02138