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A year of free online learning covered in Ed Portal talk

A year of free online learning covered in Ed Portal talk

March 17, 2015
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.
School, Student and Family Engagement

School, Student and Family Engagement

March 9, 2015
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.
Apply to Become an Ed Portal Mentor

Apply to Become an Ed Portal Mentor

March 3, 2015

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.