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Making the Grade

Making the Grade

Focusing on Education and Learning

Wednesday, Mar 8, 2017 at 10:55 AM EST

Making the Grade: Resilient Coders

Making the Grade: Resilient Coders

As the economy continues to go high-tech, websites are in high demand. A Boston based non-profit is now teaching millennials and minorities how to start their careers in coding.

Wednesday, Mar 1, 2017 at 05:33 PM EST

Special Program Teaches Boston Students Lego Robotics

Special Program Teaches Boston Students Lego Robotics

Fourth graders at a special program in Dorchester are learning how to make robots with LEGO.

Thursday, Dec 22, 2016 at 09:37 AM EST

'The Future of Aviation': U. of Maine Offers Class on Drones

'The Future of Aviation': U. of Maine Offers Class on Drones

University of Maine students are taking a non-credit course to learn to fly drones.

Tuesday, Dec 13, 2016 at 10:17 PM EST

Students With Disabilities and College Mentors Connect

Students With Disabilities and College Mentors Connect

Young people with disabilities can often be left out of groups because of their disabilities. But a local organization called "You’re With Us" connects them with college aged mentors so they can gain the skills...

Tuesday, Dec 6, 2016 at 10:39 PM EST

Sparking Enthusiasm For Science

Sparking Enthusiasm For Science

A local science club is giving young girls an extra spark of confidence when it comes to math and science. Director Lonsdale Kuester says Science Club for Girls is all about engaging girls of color from low...

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A look at education-related news across New England.