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Need Volunteers for our STEAM (online) program for elementary students

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PETRI-DISH SCIENCE

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Need Volunteers for our After-school STEAM Program

OVERVIEW

Interested in creating online content for a Science and engineering curriculum?
Passionate about teaching Science to kids in elementary schools?
Enthusiastic about the idea that you can help nurture future innovators? Interested in bringing 21st century skillsets to an elementary classroom using an online platform ?

Petri-dish Science is looking for volunteers to assist with our (now) Online Science and Engineering program for elementary students in Cupertino and areas around the city.

DETAILS

  • We need help in creating our STEAM lesson content online by creating videos and using other collaboration tools.
  • All tools and offline lessons are already available with us . We just need your time and creativity to implement it online and help us make it engaging for our students.
  • We need educators to help us conduct our lessons online using a virtual platform like zoom.Our lessons happen 1-2 times a week for 1hr 15 mins each.
  • Classes are going to be small-sized and highly interactive ( using our collaboration tools)
  • A background in STEM subjects is a plus (though not necessary)
  • This position is a remote working position and has no requirement to commute.

SKILL REQUIREMENTS

  • Good communication skills and the ability to think out of the box
  • Passionate about creating online content and interest in experimenting with new tools.

We are really excited about our brand new online offering and we look forward to having you at the program and help us build future innovators.

To learn more about our program, visit our website www.petridish-science.org


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About PETRI-DISH SCIENCE

Location:

125 CONNEMARA WAY APT 143, SUNNYVALE, CA 94087, US

Mission Statement

Our Mission is simple : To engage kids with science during early childhood years in a way that nurtures their creativity and their passion for innovation . How do we accomplish that ? : Our science lessons are enquiry based and carefully crafted for younger kids by integrating them with hands-on projects , Engineering Design process , the arts and design thinking concepts . In short : We aim at developing a lifelong love for science , creativity and innovation in all of our students.

Description

ABOUT US

At Petri-dish Science we have fun , high quality year round after-school S.T.E.A.M programs for kids from Kindergarten through 3rd Grade.Our lessons focus on teaching Science , Engineering and Design thinking concepts .
Our Philosophy
Research has proven that children when engaged with science early on can develop a lifelong passion for it .
We believe that there are no right or wrong answers. Every science and engineering problem has many possible solutions and multiple ways to reach them.
We tightly integrate enquiry based hands-on projects, design thinking concepts , stories , games and the Arts within our science curriculum. This builds in our kids creative confidence and the ability to innovate fearlessly.

Children & Youth
Computers & Technology
Education & Literacy

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Child Development
  • STEM
  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Graphic Design
  • Video Production

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 16
  • 1 to 3 days a week for 2 hours each day

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