Maryland Out of School Time

Arts, STEM & Literacy 


Creative thinking, problem solving, flexibility,  and team work are all fostered by participation in hands on, project based learning.  Arts and STEM, sometimes STEAM where the A = Arts, offer the perfect opportunity to engage young people and build real world skills.









Campaign for Grade Level Reading

At the national level the Campaign for Grade Level Reading is working with partners to make reading proficiency by the end of third grade a priority and to improve school readiness, attendance and summer learning. With the Family League of Balitmore City, MOST  co-chairs the Expanded Learning Opportunity sub-group of Baltimore's Campaign for Grade Level Reading.  


Additional Literacy Resources

Landscaping Baltimore's STEM Ecosystem

A MOST Report on STEM Opportunities for the City's Youth  




In the spring of 2014 through a generous grant from the Abell Foundation, the MOST Network undertook a five month effort to research and report on STEM opportunities in Baltimore City. Through a dozen key stakeholder interviews, public data-mining, and participation in STEM work groups and collaboratives, Landscaping Baltimore's STEM Ecosystem has produced: 


Click here to download a copy! 


Learn more about our local STEM Partners: