Opening Minds, Opening Doors,


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Sat Mar 04, 2017 12:30 PM - Sat Apr 01, 2017 04:30 PM


AGE of Central Texas3710 Cedar St.Room 101Austin, TX 78705


The Opening Minds, Opening Doors project trains self-advocates with developmental disabilities to write and present their personal stories at conferences and other events in Texas. In this five-week class, each participant will write and revise a single story and then develop the public speaking skills to present that story to live audience. As a project assistant, your duties will include serving as a general assistant to the instructors, providing one-on-one coaching support to participants, scribing or describing for participants when necessary, and other duties as required.


  • People Skills
  • Storytelling
  • Verbal / Written Communication

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Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • We request that you commit to the full five-week
  • honor this time commitment and to make a sincere analysis of your other committments.

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