Engaging Civics Teacher for One Week Summer Program in July

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ORGANIZATION: YOUTH EMPOWERED TO PROSPER INC

Join us for a dynamic week-long opportunity designed for young voices and advocates passionate about making a difference in their communities. As a Civics Teacher, you'll play a crucial role in empowering middle and high school students to understand their rights, engage in democratic processes, and effect positive change.

Throughout the program, you'll lead interactive sessions, facilitate discussions, and provide guidance on topics such as the foundations of democracy, the role of government, civic responsibilities, and advocacy strategies. You'll help students develop critical thinking skills, enhance their understanding of civic engagement, and inspire them to become active participants in shaping the future.

This immersive experience offers a unique chance to mentor and empower the next generation of leaders while fostering a deeper appreciation for civic involvement. In addition to the rewarding experience, a small stipend will be provided to compensate for your time and dedication.

Don't miss this opportunity to ignite passion, drive, and civic responsibility in young minds while making a meaningful impact on the future of our society! Apply now to be a part of Civic Empowerment Summer Intensive: Amplify Your Voice!

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About YOUTH EMPOWERED TO PROSPER INC

Location:

2635 Old Okeechobee Blvd, West Palm Beach, FL 33460, US

Mission Statement

We develop the power, mindset and skillset within youth to rise above challenges, chart a path to prosperity, and grow into leaders of a better world.

Description

History & Goals: YEP was founded to empower middle and high school students, particularly those facing adversity. Our mission is to provide evidence-based mentoring programs focusing on mental health, academic success, and personal growth.

Programs:

  1. Young Women Who Win: Weekly mentoring for girls in Title One schools, addressing academic struggles and family challenges. Mentors undergo rigorous training and utilize the "Seeking Safety" mental health program.

  2. Teen Leadership PBC: After-school program equipping students with life skills through workshops on leadership, financial literacy, and conflict resolution.

  3. Young Voices & Advocates: Empowering youth to advocate for policy change on issues they care about through engagement with community leaders.

Achievements: In 2023, YEP facilitated 100 mentor matches, aiming to reduce absenteeism and improve problem-solving skills. National Mentoring Partnership statistics highlight positive outcomes for mentored youth, including higher rates of college enrollment and leadership positions.

CAUSE AREAS

Children & Youth
Community
Justice & Legal
Children & Youth, Community, Justice & Legal

WHEN

Mon Jul 22, 2024 - Fri Jul 26, 2024
09:00 AM - 03:00 PM

WHERE

2635 Old Okeechobee RoadWest Palm Beach, FL 33409

(26.70389,-80.08056)
 

SKILLS

  • Teaching / Instruction

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Be available July 22nd to July 26th from 9am to 3pm with a day or two of field trips.

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