Welcome to The Science Works!

Steve Lechner performs at the Bowen School in Newton, MAScience educator Steve Lechner has over 25 years of experience working with childrenĀ andĀ educators, and provides services in the following areas:

  • Steve Lechner performing science magicPresenting hands-on science enrichment programs for children and educators.
  • Designing, developing and constructing kits, exhibits and play-spaces.
  • Consulting on science education issues and curriculum design and development for elementary teachers and systems.
  • Providing a science enrichment series for early childhood program (ages 3-6).
  • Entertaining children of all ages with Science-Magic auditorium performances

Stephen Lechner, owner and operator of The SCIENCE WORKS!, has been educating and entertaining children and teachers throughout New England for over twenty years. Steve has a degree in Early Childhood Education (Wheelock College, 1986; certified K-3), a Master of Education Degree (Lesley College, 1996; specializing in developing Science Learning Centers), and five years of experience in Museum Education (former Education Director of the Children’s and Science Discovery Museums in Acton, MA).

The Mystery of the Hundred Cabinets

Steve Lechner’s “Cabinet of Scientific Mysteries” opens to reveal an assortment of science experiments set into doors, drawers, cabinets, books, and secret compartments!

For more information about any of these programs or ideas, please explore this website!