The Connected Beginnings Training Institute:
The Connected Beginnings Training Institute develops and coordinates training efforts aimed at enhancing the social and emotional well-being of young children within their families, their communities, and their early care and education programs.
The Pathways Project was designed to serve adult English language learners (ELLs) in the field of Early Education and Care and provide access to higher education. Focusing on both early childhood education (ECE) and contextualized writing/communication courses, the program is intended to foster both educators' content knowledge and English-language acquisition. Pathways enhances its curriculum and instructional approach with academic, literacy, and social support services designed with the adult English language learner in mind.
Equity and Access in Education:
5oaks Mentor Corps mobilizes skilled, experienced educators to prepare, inspire, and retain the next generation of educators in the Greater Boston area.
Boston Family Engagement Partnership, run by the Aspire Institute in collaboration with a diverse cohort of Boston public, charter and parochial schools, seeks to significantly advance family-school engagement to promote children's learning and development.
STEM Activity App is a web application providing accessible, engaging, information in the area of Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) to parents of third, fourth, and fifth graders.
Science Inquiry for Out of School Time Professionals, created with grant funding from NASA, is an online module designed for out of school time teachers, site leaders or anyone involved in developing out of school time curriculum.
The STEM Teacher Enhancement Project (STEP) offers fully online, graduate-level math and science education courses for elementary teachers. These courses are the first online course clusters approved by the MA Department of Elementary and Secondary Education leading to Professional licensure.