Approximately 12-20 hours distributed across the summer of a semester.
Santa Clara County 4-H Youth Development Program Representative.
Work with and mentor teen leaders to plan and teach computer science lessons to 4-H youth, potentially ranging in age from 9-19.
A variety of content is available, from CS Unplugged, CS First (Scratch), and more. We have 20 Chromebooks and 20 Google Cardboard units (with phones) available to use.
Complete a six hours training in Computer Science (CS) (3 hours online and 3 hours in-person training) or attend the April 7 th training.
Determine a project meeting schedule with at least 6 total hours of content.
Work with teen leaders in a youth-adult partnership. Provide coaching to students, facilitate the reflection process, and establish mutual learning relationships with youth.
Communicate with 4-H YDP Representative on a weekly basis.
Implement pre and post-surveys with students at predetermined dates and submit surveys to 4-H YDP Representative.
Come prepared to the weekly CS Pathway sessions.
Desire and ability to work with youth, provide feedback, encouragement, and mentoring.
Ability to commit approximately equal time to planning/preparation and lesson facilitation, roughly 12-20 hours total.Benefits
- Basic Computer Skills
- Math / Science Instruction
- Youth Services
- Community Outreach
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- 12 to 20 hours per project or activity
- Desire and ability to work with youth, provide feedback, encouragement, and mentoring