Tag Archives: K-12 Education

Want to Excite Kids Teaching Them About Growing & Cooking? 3 Weeks Left to Apply to FoodCorps!

FoodCorps is looking for our next class of service members. Are you or someone you know planning to apply? The application deadline is March 31 and interviews are already underway. We encourage you to submit your application soon! 

What does it mean to serve with FoodCorps? FoodCorps service members get kids excited about growing, cooking, and eating food. This full-time, paid position is ideal for anyone who’s passionate about making a difference in their community through teaching, gardening, and food justice. Learn more here

If you’re not applying but know someone who might be interested, help us spread the word by forwarding this announcement! 

Launch Your Uncommon Career with Uncommon Schools

Join us for an Information Session about the Uncommon Schools:

WHEN: Wednesday, March 9th

TIME: 5:00-6:00PM

LOCATION: Virtual (sign up using the Handshake Event)

The Summer Teaching Fellowship at Uncommon Schools offers a pathway to a rewarding career in public education. Fellows engage in an immersive internship that prepares them to lead and inspire classrooms in one of 57 high-performing, public charter schools across New York, New Jersey, and Massachusetts. After successfully completing the program, fellows receive a full-time job offer upon completing their undergraduate studies.  What does the Fellowship Look Like?

  • Fellows participate in daily professional development
  • Fellows receive mentor-teacher support and coaching
  • Fellows engage in social and cultural activities to build community
  • Fellows earn a stipendhousing, and transportation costs throughout the program

 Program Requirements:

  • Demonstrated commitment to social justice and urban education reform
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Undergraduate Junior college students graduating December 2022 or Spring 2023
  • Interested in pursuing a full-time teaching career with Uncommon upon graduation
  • Available from May 23, 2022 to June 25, 2022.

APPLY HERE BY MARCH 10th! Questions? Reach out to stf@uncommonschools.org

SENIORS: Interested in Food Justice?

Applications open January 10 – Mark your calendars!  

Applications for our next class of service members open in less than a month from now, on January 10, 2022. What does it mean to serve with FoodCorps? 

FoodCorps service members get kids excited about growing, cooking, and eating healthy food. In classrooms, cafeterias, and school gardens, they help students build positive connections with fruits and veggies that last a lifetime. This full-time, paid position is ideal for anybody who’s passionate about making a difference in their community through teaching, gardening, and food justice. 

As a service member, you’ll implement FoodCorps’ evidence-based strategies to help schools become healthier places to grow and learn. The majority of a service member’s time is spent teaching in the classroom and garden, and the amount you are spending on each of the below activities will vary.

Are you that “someone” who’d be a great fit for FoodCorps service? 

Hot Education Internships & Jobs on Handshake

Here is a curated listing of jobs, internships, fellowships listed in Handshake under K-12 Education sorted by “Application Deadline” which netted 126 opportunities. I would recommend setting up a “Job Alert” where you can save your searches and be contacted whenever new opportunities are posted to Handshake.

Want to share your intercultural interests and experiences with local school children?

Join Language in Motion – an educational collaboration that connects Middlebury’s international, study abroad, and upper level language students with local high school, middle school, and elementary school teachers, students, and classrooms. With support and training, Middlebury College students prepare and deliver lessons and activities that promote global awareness, intercultural competence, and language acquisition. Please note – topics are not limited to languages and language learning! Sound interesting? 

We’re accepting 15 new presenters for the fall semester.  The short and simple application is due Sunday, September 26. 

Feel free to contact Kristen Mullins with any questions.

Don’t Miss the Education Info Session Events on Handshake

Below are a handful of education events listed on Handshake. Don’t forget to keep your eyes open for our upcoming Field Guide to Education Majors co-sponsored with the Education Studies Department.

Event:  Search Associates – International Education: A Gateway to a Paid Experience Abroad with Diana Kerry
Thu, Oct 8 5:00 pm EDT – 5:30 pm EDT
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3:30pm-4:30pm (Remote)
 Join Zoom Meeting
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+1 646 876 9923 US (New York)
Event:  Carney, Sandoe & Associates Information Session and Q&A
Tue, Oct 27 4:00 pm EDT – 5:00 pm EDT
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