A collaborative partnership involving Harvard, the Allston-Brighton community, and the City of Boston, the Ed Portal is the Allston-Brighton community’s front door to Harvard’s educational, arts, and wellness programs. Learn More ›

Program Spotlight

HarvardX for Allston
Fall programs:
  • Public lecture with Harvard faculty member Tarun Khanna and entrepreneurship discussion groups.
  • Public lecture with Harvard faculty member Gregory Nagy and HeroesX Allston Dialogue Sessions.  

    HarvardX for Allston is a new educational initiative which brings HarvardX content and edX courses to the Allston-Brighton community and general public by offering programs that integrate the latest in virtual education technologies with in-person interactions and discussion opportunities.
Mentoring Program
The Ed Portal builds on Harvard’s commitment to education beyond the classroom through its cornerstone program of academic mentoring by Harvard undergraduates for children and youth in the subject areas of math, science, writing, and the arts.

News and Announcements

A spark for young minds

A spark for young minds

December 17, 2014
Harvard undergrads and Allston-Brighton residents celebrate project work from the fall mentoring program.
X marks the spot at Ed Portal

X marks the spot at Ed Portal

November 23, 2014
The Ed Portal featured another free seminar, this one part of its “in-person dialogue sessions” exploring the popular HeroesX series, an online class that focuses on the modern relevance of the "Ancient Greek Hero."

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