Pre-College + Career Program

Creativity and Curiosity: Universal Keys to Engaged Learning

Partnership with Agastya Foundation explores how EXPLO curriculum can support economically disadvantaged students in rural India

by Communications Staff

Demystifying College Admission

We live in an era where students are consumed by checklists: taking the SATs, navigating GPAs, and designing a schedule to fit all of their extracurriculars in any given Wednesday.

By Communications Staff

How to Help Your Kids Make Friends

How can parents ensure their kids make friends that will help them flourish and grow? Choose the right environment.

by Melissa Patricio

Reinventing the Pre-College Summer Experience

In 1976, an idea took hold in the halls of MIT: a powerful reimagining of the summer experience for high school students. That idea became EXPLO, a pioneering and world-class summer enrichment program where students pursue their interests unconstrained by grades and tests. The result? A...

EXPLO 2021: A Triumphant Return On-Campus Programming

It would be an understatement of epic proportion to say that 2020 has been a challenging year. But even in the mire of the COVID-19 pandemic that has thrown the world into chaos and forced us to find new ways to connect, there is much to be grateful for.