Education & achievement programs

No issue is more critical to a community’s ability to respond to the challenges of a rapidly-changing world than the quality of its schools, and the opportunities available to its young people. Harvard is engaged in multiple ways in efforts to strengthen local schools in Boston, Cambridge and beyond, to expand educational opportunity for residents of these communities, and to eliminate barriers to student achievement.

Whether as volunteers, student teachers or interns, Harvard students play a major role in these efforts. The University also offers Boston-area elementary, middle and high school students a wide range of opportunities to enrich their education.

Here are a few examples of the programs that address