Professional Development Projects Internship
The Professional Development Projects Intern will work within the Education Division to provide administrative and programmatic support for teacher professional development projects and workshops. This intern will work closely with the members of the N-YHS professional development (“PD”) team, gaining an introduction to museum education pedagogy and programming for K-12 school teachers, as well as the “behind the scenes” administrative work that helps these programs run. The primary duties of this intern will be to assist in logistical arrangements for a two-week teacher institute hosted by N-YHS, provide administrative support for the Education Division’s ongoing Women & the American Story curriculum for teachers, and provide administrative support for one-off professional development workshops and courses offered throughout the summer. This intern will also conduct research to support new workshops for teachers. In addition, the intern will have the opportunity to observe education programs. Preferred qualifications include strong organizational, task management, and communication skills; the ability to work independently; familiarity with Microsoft Word and Excel; and knowledge of American History.
This position may be completed for credit or stipend.
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