Preparation for a career in STEM takes place at all educational levels. The links below are a guide for students and parents, on how to build a strong STEM foundation during K-12 and College.

Kindergarten-5th Grade

Here you’ll find information on creative STEM activities for kids, links to afterschool and summer programs, and tips for preparing your child for middle school.

Middle School

This section will provide you with information on extra-curricular and summer programs for middle school children as well as provide tips on preparing your child for high school.

High School

Click on the link for information on making the most out of high school. You’ll also find links to summer programs, scholarships/internships, Harford and Cecil County Public School STEM tracts, and tips on planning for a career in STEM.


Here you’ll find information on college programs, scholarships/internships, and tips on planning for a career in STEM.