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.