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Science Club for Girls 2020 Catalyst Awards

Science Club for Girls (SCFG) is celebrating its 25th anniversary of providing free, experiential programs in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) for girls from underrepresented communities in the greater Cambridge/Boston area. SCFG addresses a critical need, offering a continuum of engaging activities in STEM for girls in grades K-8, junior mentoring and leadership experiences […]


School District Proposes Lengthening Elementary, Upper School Days

WHAT: The Cambridge school district has drafted proposed changes that would include lengthening the school day, allowing for more personalized learning, and adding time for teachers to collaborate during the day. The drafted proposal, if adopted, would lengthen the six-hour school day by 45 minutes, with the option of a five-hour day each Wednesday. A […]