Apply now for: Case by Case basis Only
Time commitment: Two to four days per week, approximately 9:00am to 5:00pm
At the New England Aquarium our educators reach more than 30,000 school age children a year through programs both on-site and in the community. We deliver more than 10 different programs ranging in topics from tidepool animals to fisheries management. Undergraduate and graduate students can gain experience with an informal education experience and provide needed support for program planning and evaluation.
Responsibilities: Projects will focus on informal program support through hands-on assistance and back-office work. Project priority is to watch and record program delivery from a variety of educators and evaluate message and content of each outreach program.
Qualifications: Strong interest in curriculum development is essential. Background in teaching or experience in curriculum design is preferred. This position is ideal for an education graduate student with an interest in marine science and/or informal science education.
*Note: not available for January-term internship.