Posts published in November, 2015

“I saved the world...multiple times!”: the powerful impact of youth teaching younger children and their peers STEAM-related activities

by on November 20, 2015 3:44 pm
This is a guest blogpost by our talented Tufts University Tisch Summer Fellow, Michelle Nguyen, who conducted research with Boston’s Learn 2 Teach, Teach 2 Learn program.  Annually, our teen youth teachers teach 700+ children at over 25 community organizations. We have high expectations that our youth always exceed.  As our program name suggests, we… Read more “I saved the world...multiple times!”: the powerful impact of youth teaching younger children and their peers STEAM-related activities

Making the world of maker education work for everyone: Listening to what youth say

by on November 1, 2015 2:13 am
I’ve been an education organizer for Learn 2 Teach, Teach 2 Learn for a dozen years. Many of our youth have moved on to college and beyond and sometimes I lose track of them.  So, late one night I decided to google “Learn 2 Teach, Teach 2 Learn” to see what came up. To my… Read more Making the world of maker education work for everyone: Listening to what youth say