COA: Computer Science Education Coordinator

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JerseySTEM

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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.

JerseysTEM introduces kids to computer Science Education through clubs that run afterschool. We focus on underserved communities and on girls in particular.

The Curriculum Coordinator will:

- develop an afterschhol program of study based on current standards

https://sites.google.com/site/cstastandards/home

(foe example: block coding, then Alice, then Python then Java)

- Devise a sequence of classes/workshops for kids grade 5,6,7,8 and high school

- identify projects/challenges/competitions for the students to be involved with

- Organize the the rraining of and train the coaches (volunteer college students)

- Work with the curriculum director to make sure the curricula are up to standard

- Build a team of volunteers.

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About JerseySTEM

Location:

36 Chatham Road, Summit, NJ 07901, US

Mission Statement

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.

Description

Introduces new programs to the school

Offers after-school enrichment

Summer programs

Coaches Technology, Engineering, Robotics, Math Clubs

Trips to STEM landmarks

Bring in Speakers

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

36 Chatham RoadSummit, NJ 07901

SKILLS

  • Computer Science

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • 2-4 hours/week

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