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High School Mock Trial Coach

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Center for Youth Development through Law

  • 5 people are interested
CYDL students

Share your legal knowledge and enthusiasm with high school students from disadvantaged backgrounds, by coaching a mock trial team, online! Help prepare the students for a rigorous county competition in early February 2020. You would coach the students in small groups through an online format, overseen by the team's lead coach, for a few hours per week.

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About Center for Youth Development through Law

Location:

Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 94720, US

Mission Statement

The Center for Youth Development through Law inspires and prepares youth from first-generation and marginalized backgrounds for higher education, fulfilling careers, community engagement and leadership.

Description

The Center for Youth Development through Law (CYDL) is a small, award-winning nonprofit organization providing transformative educational programs to youth from disadvantaged communities in Oakland, Berkeley and Richmond, in cooperation with the UC Berkeley School of Law. Through our paid professional internships, law and social justice education, social and emotional development curriculum, college and career development activities, and ongoing mentoring, we inspire and prepare disadvantaged youth for higher education, fulfilling careers, community engagement and leadership. More than 92% of our program alumni attend higher education and many become changemakers in their communities.

Children & Youth
Education & Literacy
Justice & Legal

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Legal (General)

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 18
  • One or two practice sessions per week. Possible timeslots include Tuesdays 3:30-5 p.m., Thursdays 3:30-5 p.m., Friday, 11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
  • Experience with law or mock trial (at any level) is required.

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