Acton-Boxborough (AB) Parent Involvement Project (PIP) STEM

Increasing Community Involvement in STEM Education K-12

Market Math Star Party Nature Walk Discover STEM Book Club Family Math Games Night of Code
Market Math Star Party Nature Walks Discover STEM Book Club Math Games Night of Code

2018 Fall STEM Events

  • Glad so many could join us for 2018 Night of Code on December 4. We especially enjoyed coding the Dance Party from and listening to the programming presentation from future software engineers. Special thanks to IBM for their generous donation.
    Night of Code

  • Thanks for joining us at the 7th Grade Star Party which included an engineering activity:  making red night lights for star gazing.
    2018 Star Party

  • Thanks for attending the 2018 Fall Nature Walk on October 18 at the Grassy Pond Conservation area. Check back here for the 2019 Spring Nature Walk.Fall Nature Walk

We Welcome Members

Are you interested in STEM education? AB PIP STEM welcomes new members including parent volunteers and student volunteers. Student volunteers may qualify for community service credit and the chance to win an AB PIP STEM Scholarship. To find out more, attend a monthly meeting or fill out this online form. We'll add you to our email list to let you know about upcoming events and volunteer opportunities. You can unsubscribe at any time. 

Adults: Sign Up Here


Karen Pierce Co-Chair 
Dewi Win Co-Chair
Karen Herther Coach & Co-Chair Emerita

AB PIP STEM: Making Science Fun!

AB PIP STEM sponsors FREE local K-12 educational events in Science, Technology, Engineering & Math (STEM) in Acton and Boxborough, Massachusetts.  

Our events include Market Math, Star Party, Nature Walks, Discover STEM fair, STEM Book Club, Family Math Game Night and Night of Code.  We offer STEM games on our website and take-home activities at the Acton Memorial Library. AB PIP STEM welcomes parent volunteers and student volunteers.

Event Calendar

Find out about our events and meetings on our Calendar page. Read the AB PIP STEM Brochure or print the AB PIP STEM Event ListPlease join us! 

2018 Scholarship Winners

Congratulations to our STEM Volunteers!

Each year, AB PIP STEM awards scholarships to seniors who were outstanding AB PIP STEM volunteers over the previous 6 years. This year, there were 4 seniors who received this award:
  • Arushi Bhalchandra
  • Jasper Hendrix
  • Shruti Nanda
  • Katherine Yee
Congratulations and Thank You for all you've given to AB PIP!!

For more STEM in the News and AB PIP STEM recaps, see Science & Math Resources, Science & Math NewsAB PIP STEM news or archives.