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Long Island Explorium at Port Jefferson Harbor

  • 32 people are interested

We offer you the opportunity to work with children, engaging them in various challenges throughout the Explorium, which includes and opportunity to construct a bridge, work on SmartBoard programs, and guide children through our weekend focus activity. Our staff will model questioning strategies, and work along with you through the engagement of children.

Volunteers are a critical part of the the Long Island Explorium's ability to provide the community with a quality experiences. We are always looking for energetic and enthusiastic people who are searching for a unique and fun work environment.

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About Long Island Explorium at Port Jefferson Harbor

Location:

101 East Broadway, Port Jefferson, NY 11780, US

Mission Statement

Our mission is to provide cutting edge, inquiry based learning experiences for P-12 students, state-of-the-art professional development for P-12 teachers, and inventive STEM challenges for family groups- all aimed at advancing the learning of STEM concepts that translate into skills that address social, economic, and environmental issues.

Description

The Maritime Explorium is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit and is chartered with the New York State Department of Education. Our vision is to be a leader in STEM discovery, learning, and innovation that will shape the intellect, social values, and principles of future generations. Our curriculum, exhibits, and educational approach are unique by design, developed to spark inventive solutions, build confidence by embracing a "fail-forward" concept and foster teamwork. We are recognized as Long Island's Family Maker Space and we continue to expand our programming to include professional teacher development and training to meet the goals of the New York State Science Learning Standards (NYSSLS).

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

101 East BroadwayPort JeffersonPort Jefferson Village, NY 11777

(40.94851,-73.06714)
 

SKILLS

  • Math / Science Instruction
  • STEM
  • Robotics
  • Computer Science
  • General Education
  • Mechanical Engineering

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 16
  • Orientation or Training
  • 3-5 hours/day, one or more weekends per month

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