Harvard Teaching and Learning Partnerships

Harvard helps schools and community-based organizations in Boston and Cambridge boost learning opportunities for young people through research-based learning strategies, tools, and professional development for teachers and school leaders during in-school and out-of-school time.

Members of the Harvard community consistently interact with students, teachers, and staff across local school systems. Harvard students serve as tutors, Harvard faculty offer professional development, and Harvard research aims to inform approaches to learning and educational policy.  In these ways and others, Harvard aims to affirm its deep commitment to the health and improvement of public education.

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Allston-Brighton, Boston, Boston Public Schools, Harvard Ed Portal, Harvard Teaching and Learning Partnerships, Professional Development, School Partnerships

December 5, 2016 at 3:30 pm

This fall, teachers from nine Boston Public Schools spent five evenings analyzing Carl Sagan’s... More

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Highlighted Programs

Harvard University offers learning activities, events, and programs to our friends and neighbors in Allston-Brighton, Boston, and Cambridge on our campuses and in your communities.

SEAS hosts programs with local schools and free public events to engage all ages in science and engineering, including talks, lectures and exhibits.
Scholarships are available for a variety of athletic camps held at Harvard. Scholarships are awarded to Ed Portal members based on a lottery.
Science in the News is a graduate student public service organization that hosts a free seminar series for the public aimed at explaining and discussing today’s hottest scientific topics.
Harvard Life Sciences Outreach Program invites high school science classes into Harvard's biology labs to support biology education.
An educational program for local 7th-graders with the goal of providing early, on-campus experiences to local students to help raise their educational aspirations. Program include visits with undergraduates and classroom tours.