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2022 UpSkill Volunteer Educator - Introduction to Networking/Domain Name Systems/Internet

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ORGANIZATION: We Connect The Dots


We Connect the Dots is looking for a motivated volunteer educator with a professional networking background to coach and advise under-resourced and unemployed 18-24 year olds during the process of their UpSkill Workforce Experience Training Program. This is a virtual opportunity volunteer experience, with no more than a 5 hour commitment. All sessions are delivered virtually using Microsoft Teams. About this role: We request that you deliver foundational level content around the network administration, creation and management with a high-level view covering concepts of networking, domain name systems, and how the Internet works. Volunteer educator will join us Wednesday, October 19th from 2:45 pm - 3:45 pm Eastern Time. Educator should guide the students in introduction, comprehension, and project management. They are also expected to facilitate collaboration among the group for active participation, engagement and student retention. What is the UpSkill WorkForce Experience? The UpSkill Program is an in depth 8 week tech skills training program designed for transitioning 18-24 year olds who seek an overall understanding of computer concepts, a detailed overview of basic computer skills, understanding of the internet, basic digital citizenship competencies, basic user security and soft skills. Requirements to become a volunteer educator:

  • Knowledgeable in the necessary domain of tech
  • Committed to serve the duration of time requirement to present your topic & connect with students
  • Strong desire to help students accomplish a project of their own
  • Reliable & professional
  • Past mentorship experience highly recommended
  • Willingness to pass a background check (legally required to volunteer with We Connect The Dots)
  • Provide a professional picture, short bio, LinkedIn Profile
  • Complete a short interview to make sure we are a great fit
Next steps: Once we receive your application, we'll be in touch with you to schedule an interview. We thank you in advance for applying!

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About We Connect The Dots


1025 Old Country Road, Westbury, NY 11590, US

Mission Statement

Our mission is to inspire and educate students in Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math (STEAM) careers. Through a collaboration with the community, education, government and the technology industry, WCTD provides awareness and education of the 21st Century workforce skills, as well as the opportunities available to students embracing STEAM careers. Impacting students at a local, national and global level, our programs create a hunger for learning that empowers students to find their own paths to success.


The skills needed to succeed in todays complicated work environments challenge employers to find the resources with the right skills to be successful. We Connect The Dots will provide the necessary work skills needed for students to build strong careers in STEAM roles. By engaging in a partnership with communities, industry leaders, students and teachers, we will reduce the number of jobs that are filled by students outside the US. Creating a greater awareness to parents and students of the career possibilities and the skills necessary to succeed. Through an accelerated program and project based learning students will gain the experience that matches todays real world careers.


Children & Youth
Computers & Technology
Education & Literacy
Children & Youth, Computers & Technology, Education & Literacy


Wed Oct 19, 2022
02:45 PM - 03:45 PM


This is a Virtual Opportunity with no fixed address.


  • Basic Computer Skills
  • PC Platform
  • People Skills
  • Problem Solving
  • STEM




  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Wednesday, October 19th from 2:45 pm - 3:45 pm

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