Partnership for After School Education

Issue 156

December 15, 2017

Curiosity Machine AI Family Challenge​

Iridescent is accepting applications for the Curiosity Machine AI Family Challenge. The Curiosity Machine AI Family Challenge is a program that invites children, ages 8 - 15, and their parents to explore core concepts of Artificial Intelligence (AI) research, apply AI tools to solve problems in their communities, and enter their ideas into a global competition. Also, throughout 2018, Iridescent is inviting sites around the world to join as site partners and commit to leading hands-on family programs to prepare families for a future with AI. Applications for families and for partners are due January 4, 2018.

December 15, 2017

New-York Historical Society's Tech Scholars and Scholars Program

Applications have opened for New-York Historical Society's Tech Scholars and Scholars Program. These two programs are ideal for teens who are excited to gain hands-on historian skills and meet other teens from across New York City who share their love for learning. The Tech Scholars program for High School girls grades 9 - 12 meets during midwinter recess February 19 – 23, 2018 from 10:00 am – 3:00 pm. Scholars Program for Teens is open to all High School students grades 9 - 12 and meets on multiple Saturdays in March 2018. Check the website for fees and application deadlines. Questions? Contact or (212) 485-9281.