After school STEM Camp Science/Engineering Tutor

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Mount Vernon School District

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Mt. Vernon School District Afterschool S.T.E.M. Camp Science and Engineering Tutor

Position Overview and Impact: Tutor and mentor economically disadvantaged 5th graders in science and engineering to improve state assessment scores and self-confidence in their scientific abilities.

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Tutor and mentor 5th grade students on core science and/or engineering concepts and techniques to improve State Assessment scores for Science
  2. Work with the Camp Coordinator to improve the science and engineering activities and curriculum, and brainstorm new activities
  3. Mentor and empower students to explore new ideas, interests and talents to increase self-confidence in their abilities as new scientists and engineers

Qualifications:

  • Experience working with or teaching school age children
  • Knowledge of basic science and engineering skills, theories and practices.
  • (If 18yrs+) Ability to pass a background check

Training and Support Provided: Orientation to School District code of conduct and State Learning Objectives and access to the Camp Coordinator as needed

Benefits of Volunteering: Gain experience tutoring and mentoring youth and empower disadvantaged students towards pursuing further education in their favorite subjects

Time Commitment: Monday-Thursday 3:00pm- 5:30p.m; Rotating between all six Elementary Schools in Mount Vernon

Length of Commitment: One school year; Approx. 80 days total. Each STEM Camp lasts for 3 weeks, 4 days/week. You are welcome to commit to as many or as few of these 3 week sessions as you'd like.

Contact: Isabel Mills, Program Coordinator (360) 428-6110, Ex. 11416; imills@mvsd320.org

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WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Mt Vernon School District 124 E Lawrence StMount Vernon, WA 98273

(48.4277,-122.326)
 

SKILLS

  • Math / Science Instruction
  • STEM
  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Reading / Writing
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mentoring

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 11
  • Orientation or Training
  • Minimum of three weeks, Monday-Thursday, 3-5:30 pm

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