Coach/Mentor Engineering programs (Summit, NJ, Newark, NJ or Elizabeth, NJ )


(40.732174,-74.377365)
 

Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

36 Chatham RoadNew Jersey, NJ 07901

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About

JerseySTEM is an all volunteers grassroots non-profit agency dedicated to bridging the Innovation Gap, the Opportunity Gap and the Gender Gap in STEM education. We provide free of charge after-school, project-based, hands-on, team structures programs in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math to underserved students in New Jersey. Classes include: Robotics, Coding, Engineering, Life Sciences, etc. and are focused on kids grade 5-8. The programs last 10 weeks and are taught predominantly by volunteer college students that we recruit, train, transport and mentor as they donate 2 hours/week to the program.

Are you passionate about supporting Girls and Women in Technology ? Join a team group of women professional in STEM fields and support their initiative to coach/mentor/promote Girls age 7-18 in their exploration of Science, Technology, Engineering and Math. - Your role: Choose a topic to teach : Coding, Civil Engineering, or Mechanical Engineering, and coordinate instruction - Prepare the lesson plan - Follow up with phone call to secure registration JerseySTEM is a network of parents, professionals, students and educators whose goal is to promote excellence in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math ("STEM") education. We are dedicated to partnering with local schools and other organizations to create and enhance STEM-oriented educational opportunities as part of students' paths towards college and career readiness, and to develop effective STEM programs and initiatives that engage students and educators. JerseySTEM is also committed to bridging the gender gap in STEM education and sharing STEM-related opportunities with underprivileged students and communities.

Skills

  • STEM
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • 2 hours/week of teaching + 1 hour of prep
  • Must be available either afterschool 3:30pm-9pm or Saturday-Sunday

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