We’re looking for a diligent and resourceful Curriculum Research and Evaluation Volunteers to help research and evaluate curriculum. It is a 40 hour commitment per month initially and an opportunity to build new skills, develop a familiarity with 6-12th grade curriculum and, ultimately, improve the educational experiences of students. You will work alongside the Instructional Design and Delivery Team to ensure the quality and efficacy of our aggregated content. Our videos, lesson plans, documents, and practice problems are used by educators and students who count on 24/7 Teach to have a high quality and rewarding educational experience.
What you’ll do:
Maintain the quality of all resources by repairing, revising, and editing videos, documents, images, and slides
Support the creation and improvement of teacher and student-facing resources such as videos, documents, and presentation slides
Support the Instructional Design and Delivery Team in improving production quality and processes over the long term
Review site content proactively to identify areas for improvement
Participate in company wide professional development initiatives
What we’re looking for:
- Passion for Education
Proficiency with Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, and Excel
Experience editing video using software such as Powtoons, Imovie, Windows Movie Maker or similar softwares helpful but not needed
Passion for improving public education and providing teachers and students the highest-quality content available online.
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Strategic thinker and thoughtful team player
Self-motivated and task-oriented
Willingness to learn and work in a fast-paced setting
What you’ll learn:
Our Volunteer programs are focused on education development, 21st-century skill mastery, leadership development, and analytical thinking. Additional trainings include:
How to create instructional videos
How to research and evaluate online curriculum
Evaluation of assessments
Creating an effective Assessment
24/7 Learn Volunteers are challenged to add value to projects and are encouraged to take risks, and think outside of the box. We invest in our volunteers by providing them with clear direction and leadership for a robust and rewarding experience. Our volunteers do not serve as assistants, work on projects that directly generate revenue for the organization, and do not displace regular employees.
How to Apply:
Please go to http://www.247learn.org/general-volunteer-form to complete an application. When your application is received someone from our team will contact you with next steps.
- Literacy / Reading
- Math / Science Instruction
- Adult Education
- Teaching / Instruction
- Reading / Writing
- General Education
Good Match For
People 55+ Group
Requirements & Commitment
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- 10 -15 Hours
- Please go to http://www.247learn.org/general-volunteer-form to apply.