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Bright Horizons at Kendall Square

Bright Horizons at Kendall Square

Bright Horizons® is the leading provider of high-quality early education and preschool in the Greater Boston area. Our programs empower children from infancy on to become confident, successful learners and secure, caring people. We strive to grow young readers, scientists, artists, and explorers who are engaged and curious. Our programs invite children to approach school and academics with skills, confidence, and a drive for excellence.

Address: 286 Cardinal Medeiros Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02141 Directions

Website: http://www.brighthorizons.com/kendallsquare

Tags: Education

Community Charter School of Cambridge

Community Charter School of Cambridge (CCSC) combines challenging academics with creative use of technology and real world ​experience to prepare a diverse student body, Grades 6-12, for post-secondary success and productive citizenship. CCSC students are excellent problem solvers and communicators who contribute to their community through internships and other field experiences.

Address: 245 Bent Street, Cambridge, MA 02141 Directions

Website: http://www.ccscambridge.org

Tags: Education

Enroot Education

Enroot Education

Enroot’s mission is to empower immigrant youth to achieve academic, career, and personal success through inspiring out-of-school experiences. We participate in the movement to make America the most welcoming country on earth by helping immigrant students thrive within our education system. Our students are global citizens and we celebrate their individuality. Setting firm roots in their new land is the first step for recently arrived immigrants. This strong foundation is essential in realizing the dreams that brought them here. Our volunteers, partners, donors, and supporters help build that strong foundation by providing the support, guidance, and resources to empower Enroot students to set roots and spread their wings. Consider joining us as a volunteer www.enrooteducation.org/volunteer or donating to support our mission http://www.enrooteducation.org/donate.

Address: 99 Bishop Allen Dr, Cambridge, MA 02139 Directions

Website: https://www.enrooteducation.org/

Tags: Education, Non-Profit

GiantBug Foundation

GiantBug Foundation

GiantBug Foundation is a non-profit education organization that bridges students (grades 6-12) around the world with top educational programs and scholarships. We provide various top quality educational programs for hardworking students who have the desire to learn beyond the everyday curriculum and enhance their global competencies connecting them to new ideas and opportunities.

We strive to eliminate educational inequality based on income, race, or gender and empower those who are committed to become community agents of change. We are always looking for corporations, NGO’s and individuals as partners, those who share our vision and hold the same passion for education as the main tool to unlock an incredible future for high school students.

Address: 222 Third Street, Suite 3150 Cambridge, MA 02142 Directions

Website: http://www.giantbug.edu.com

Tags: Education

InnovatorsforPurpose

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InnovatorsforPurpose (iFp) provides leadership, designs learning experiences and develops tools to motivate high-potential under-resourced youth to become next generation problem solvers.  Based in Cambridge, iFp aims to unearth student passions, cultivate skills, and reinforce drive to inspire them to become creative doers capable of producing innovative solutions to the most complex problems in their communities and the world around them.  Using design, science, technology and business as a lens, iFp prepares students for entry into higher education.  Our hope is that they will become innovators who drive their communities forward, giving purpose to their innovation.

Address: 250 Main St #425475, Cambridge, MA 02142 Directions

Website: http://innovatorsforpurpose.org

Tags: Education

Lean Enterprise Institute, Inc.

Lean Enterprise Institute, Inc.

The Lean Enterprise Institute Inc. is a nonprofit with a mission to make things better through lean thinking and practice. Founded in 1997 by management expert James P. Womack, PhD, LEI conducts research, teaches educational workshops, publishes books and ebooks, runs conferences, and shares practical information about lean thinking and practice.

Compared with traditional “think” tanks, we are a “do” tank. We carefully develop hypotheses about lean thinking and experiment to see which approaches work best in the real world. We then write up and teach what we discover, providing new methods for organizational transformation.

Address: 215 First Street, Suite 300, Cambridge, MA 02142 Directions

Website: http://www.lean.org

Tags: Education, Non-Profit

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

The mission of MIT is to advance knowledge and educate students in science, technology, and other areas of scholarship that will best serve the nation and the world in the 21st century.

Address: 77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139 Directions

Website: http://web.mit.edu

Tags: Education

MIT Enterprise Forum of Cambridge

MIT Enterprise Forum of Cambridge

The mission of the MIT Enterprise Forum is to inform, connect, and coach technology entrepreneurs—enabling them to rapidly transform ideas into world-changing companies. We are a global network of local organizations, inspired by MIT, and open to the world. Our vision is to build a better world by accelerating the creation and growth of world-class technology companies. We strive to achieve this mission and vision by:

  • Showcasing emerging technologies and markets
  • Coach innovators and investors on how to create markets through technology
  • Moderating and facilitating the dialogue on the risks, rewards and societal impacts of innovation

Address: One Broadway, 14th Floor, Cambridge MA 02142 Directions

Website: http://www.mitforumcambridge.org/

Tags: Education

Museum of Science

Museum of Science

Located where Cambridge and Boston meet on the Charles River, the Museum of Science strives to make science and technology accessible to everyone through exhibits, programs, outreach and advocacy, curricula, and more. The Museum presents a dynamic learning ecosystem through its over 700 interactive exhibits, daily presentations and design challenges, a Planetarium, and an IMAX movie theater. Evening programs for adults explore how science influences every aspect of life: our food, our art, our brains, our bodies, our humanity, and beyond. Adults can keep up with cutting-edge research, challenge their assumptions, imagine solutions to seemingly intractable problems, and have intelligent fun.

Address: 1 Science Park, Boston MA 02114 Directions

Website: http://www.mos.org

Tags: Education

Per Scholas

Per Scholas
We prepare motivated and curious adults for successful careers in technology through no-cost customized training courses powered by today’s biggest technology employers.

Address: 255 Main Street, 8th floor, Cambridge, MA 02142 Directions

Website: https://perscholas.org/?city=greater-boston

Tags: Education

Pine Village Preschool

Pine Village Preschool

Pine Village is a Spanish Immersion School, with a modern approach to child development for Toddlers and Preschoolers. We are located at 675 West Kendall Street, Cambridge and have additional locations throughout the greater Boston area. The schools launch children on a path to global citizenship and cater to those enlightened, globally aware families who are seeking to both jumpstart their child’s world language proficiency at the child development stage where it’s easiest to absorb two languages; and strengthen their child’s multi-cultural awareness. It is the program where the seeds of creativity, acceptance and inclusion are planted and encouraged to grow.

Address: 695 W. Kendall Street, Cambridge, MA 02142 Directions

Website: http://www.pinevillagepreschool.com

Tags: Education

Prospect Hill Academy

Prospect Hill Academy

PHA is a K-12 public charter school founded in 1996 with the mission to prepare each student for success in college, to inspire a lifelong love of learning, and to foster responsible citizenship. Our school is located on three campuses in Cambridge and Somerville and serves 1,150 students from diverse racial, ethnic, and socio-economic backgrounds. 55% are black (the majority of Haitian origin), 21% are Latino, 12% are white, 9% are Asian, and 3% are of mixed race. Two-thirds are low-income, and nearly half come from homes where English is not the primary language spoken. As a college preparatory school, PHA lives up to its mission: over 95% of PHA graduates matriculate to college, most being the first in their families to do so. PHA has consistently placed in the top 4% of all U.S. high schools per U.S. News & World Report, and Boston Magazine placed PHA among the top ten charter schools in Massachusetts.

Address: 50 Essex St, Cambridge, MA 02139 Directions

Website: http://www.phacs.org

Tags: Education

Tutoring Plus of Cambridge

Tutoring Plus of Cambridge

Tutoring Plus is a local nonprofit that provides tutoring, mentoring and enrichment programs to students in grades 3-12. Our mission is to support and encourage the academic, personal and social growth of children and youth in Cambridge, Massachusetts, with the help of volunteers and community partners. All of our programs are provided free of charge to support our efforts to close the opportunity gap within our community. We believe that the amount of money a family has should not determine a young person’s access to educational, social and personal growth opportunities.

Address: 225 Windsor Street, Cambridge, MA 02139 Directions

Website: http://www.tutoringplus.org

Tags: Education

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