Inspired by the recipes of world-renowned chefs, Harvard faculty members Michael Brenner, David Weitz, and Pia Sorensen will explore how both simple and sophisticated cooking techniques can illuminate basic principles of science, and vice versa, in a free public lecture at the Harvard Ed Portal.
Jonathan Haber earned his bachelor's degree, in chemistry, from Wesleyan University in 1985. Nearly three decades later, he decided to earn another bachelor's, this one in philosophy. He also resolved to complete his studies in just one year, entirely online, for free.
At Boston Green Academy (BGA) in Brighton, Brendan Shea, manager of education and community programs at the American Repertory Theater (A.R.T.), wrote words on a whiteboard as the audience called them out.
The Pubic School Partnerships Team recently provided a two-hour professional development session on school, student and family engagement, for nineteen educators at the Hennigan School in Jamaica Plain.
The Harvard Ed Portal was recently featured on Boston Neighborhood Network News (BNN). Watch the interview to learn more about the Ed Portal's recent expansion and move to its new facility at 224 Western Ave. in Allston.
Approximately 25 Harvard College undergraduate students are selected by Professor Robert A. Lue to serve as Mentors for the Harvard Ed Portal's Mentoring Program each semester. Mentors engage with Allston-Brighton children of a variety of ages and backgrounds in science, math, writing, public speaking, technology and the arts.