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I'RAISE Girls & Boys International

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Overview:

Our new initiative Generation-Z project is a program designed to empower under-resourced high school students to unlock their potential while gaining access to new careers.

We are looking for enthusiastic and skilled volunteers to provide introductory courses and training on Law and Government policies to our high school students (10 - 12). This course will help our students learn the legal system of the US and the different fields of Law.


Volunteer Responsibilities:

  • Develop curriculum materials and specific lesson plans that cover the overview of the US legal System, civil procedure, contracts and torts.
  • Assist in preparing the materials such as syllabi, homework and assignments.
  • Initiate, facilitate and moderate classroom discussions.
  • Plan, evaluate and revise curricula, course content and method of instructions.
  • Interact with students on a personal level and understand their learning capabilities.
  • Adopt interactive teaching techniques to help students understand the course.
  • Observe and evaluate the progress of the students and report it to the supervisor.
  • Guide and mentor students in preparing for Law school.
  • Meet with parents/guardians to discuss the student’s progress.
  • Attend departmental, interdepartmental, professional and community based meetings as required.

Volunteer Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Law or related field
  • Minimum of 2 years of work experience in Law practice
  • Prior experience in teaching and working with students
  • Excellent communication, planning, organizing and problem solving skills.

Hours and commitment:

  • Volunteers will be required to work for 8 - 10 hours a week for a minimum of 3 months.

Location: Remote

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About I'RAISE Girls & Boys International

Location:

3640 White Plains Road, Bronx, NY 10469, US

Mission Statement

I'RAISE mission is to raise, empower, and inspire minority youth to experience success and progress in all areas of their lives and to become successful leaders through raising and increasing self-esteem and self-worth.

Description

Services Include:

  • Mental Health Programs- Child & Youth Psychotherapy, Group Counseling, Art Therapy, Play Therapy
  • Education Programs -College Impact Program, Genesis Tutoring Program
  • After School Programs- Sports & Arts Afterschool (Basketball, football, dance, music, fine arts, chess, cheerleading),
  • Community Performing Arts Program - Dance and Theater
  • Mentoring - One-on-one or Group Mentoring
  • Youth Self Care- Cosmetology program

Children & Youth
Education & Literacy
Race & Ethnicity

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Law Enforcement
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Verbal / Written Communication

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 20

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