Teen Center « LEAP for Education

Teen Center

Teen Center at LEAP for Education

A drop-in, comprehensive academic and enrichment program for local high school students!
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What

The Teen Center at LEAP for Education is the perfect place for local high school students to go for homework help, snacks, exploring their interests, improving their communication skills, and preparing for a job and college.

When

Monday through Thursday, 2:30-6pm

Students can pick up registration paperwork on their first day. There is rolling registration throughout the year.

Contact

For more information, contact Teen Center Coordinator, Taylor MacDonald, at tmacdonald@leap4ed.org or 978-740-6667 ext. 118.

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   Staff

    Taylor MacDonald
    Teen Center Coordinator

    Kayla Dorst
    Teen Center Supervisor

    Sam Koeut
    Academic Tutor

    Mia Riccio
    United Way Americorps Fellow

    Ava Henry
    United Way Americorps Fellow

    Ashley Perodin
    Volunteer

    Arman Hamzic
    Volunteer

Monthly Calendar

 

Clubs & Community Partners

Students, staff members, and community partners collaborate to organize and run clubs for enrichment when homework is complete. Getting involved in a club allows students to learn and explore new ideas, meet new people, and build social capital.

For more information about current clubs and partnerships, click here.

We are always looking to add new programs and partnerships – if you have an idea for us, please contact us!

Meet a Student!

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Meet a Staff Member!

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Taylor graduated from Eastern Connecticut State University in 2010 with a Bachelor’s degree in Communications. After graduation, she spent three years living and teaching English internationally to teenagers and young adults in South America, Ghana, and Kazakhstan. During her time working abroad, she became invested in providing a fun and engaging learning environment. She has developed a passion working to build student competencies through creativity, fun, and productive environment. Taylor is currently working on finishing her Master’s degree in Intercultural Service, Leadership, and Management from SIT Graduate Institute.

Student Resources

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Animated movies and learning games

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Animated movies and learning games

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Free online study resources

Full length SAT practice tests

Full length SAT practice tests

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Educational videos about lots of subjects

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Context and resources for every subject and level

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Education website dedicated to satiating curiosity and explaining the world around you

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Language arts games

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Math lessons that aren’t boring

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Educational games

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English homework help

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Science homework help

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Learn English, including grammar, vocabulary, and more

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Reading and writing educational videos

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Problem solver with explanation

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Promoting tobacco free campuses

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Educational games

Interactive geometry, algebra, statistics and calculus application

Interactive geometry, algebra, statistics and calculus application

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News stories

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Educational videos

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Explore the fun, strange, and surprising ways our world works

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Online calculator and math search engine

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