We empower the next generation with the skills to invent the future.

We empower the next generation with the skills to invent the future.

Join KID Museum and Pepco this weekend for the Go Green Design Challenge!

KID MUSEUM delivers engaging maker experiences for kids, families, and educators through real-time distance learning and hands-on programs in our educational makerspace.

MAKE IT! LEARN AT HOME

DESIGNED FOR KIDS AND FAMILIES

Explore our real-time distance learning programs led by our professional maker educators and delivered right to your home.

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MAKE IT! CLASSROOM

DESIGNED FOR EDUCATORS AND SCHOOLS

Discover our virtual classroom programs, designed and led by maker educators in collaboration with schools and districts.

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IMPACT

We are proud of our reach and the results we’re achieving in partnership with our community, and we are on track to grow exponentially in the coming years.

295000

kids, families, and educators reached (and counting!)

kids we serve show increased STEM engagement

students we serve come from low income schools

students participate in our annual middle school invention challenge

ANNUAL REPORT

Take a deeper look at how we are making an impact in our community.

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SUPPORT

With your support, we can reach the kids and youth who need our programs most.

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KID BLOG

Read more on how we’re shaping the future here.

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SEPTEMBER 24, 2020

THE POWER OF RESILIENCE

This year has challenged all of us in ways that we never could have imagined. In this week alone, with the global pandemic still raging, we’ve seen continued upheaval in the fight for racial justice, and lost a leading equity warrior with the passing of Ruth Bader Ginsburg. We’ve built our learning philosophy around the principles that she embodied: resilience, adaptability, and compassion.

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AUGUST 25, 2020

WELCOME TO THE FUTURE OF SCHOOL

It may be hard to remember a time when ZOOM wasn’t part of our daily life, but it didn’t even exist ten years ago. In recent months, this web conferencing app has quickly become a household name and an indispensable technology, facilitating everything from virtual weddings to graduation ceremonies.

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AUGUST 25, 2020

A SUMMER OF LEARNING

Our physical space may have been off-limits this summer due to shutdowns caused by the coronavirus, but that didn’t stop us from bringing engaging, maker-centered learning directly to kids and teachers in homes and classrooms throughout our region and beyond. Here’s what we did this summer.

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SPOTLIGHT VIDEO

Watch the power of our signature programming in action through the eyes of four middle school inventors. With your ongoing support, we can reach thousands more young people just like them.

Watch the power of our signature programming in action through the eyes of four middle school inventors. With your ongoing support, we can reach thousands more young people just like them.

PARTNERS

We work across the full continuum of education with our corporate and community partners to advance maker learning experiences for kids and youth. Together we are empowering the next generation with the skills to invent the future we all deserve.

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