Science writer Robert Thomas discusses the AAAS volunteer program in area classrooms. He tells his story of how he got involved with the program, its growth in Montgomery and efforts to expand into Howard County. Follow the Festival on Twitter @mdstemfest, Instagram @mdstem, Facebook @marylandstemfestival and on our website www.marylandstemfestival.org. You can e-mail your thoughts and comments to us at email@example.com. More information on AAAS Volunteer program can be found at https://www.aaas.org/senior-scientists-and-engineers/programs-dc Robert’s website is http://www.scientificsolutions1.com/.