Global Learning Leader Classroom Internship Application
About Reach the World
Reach the World transforms the energy of travelers into a learning resource for K-12 classrooms. Our programs combine a digital platform, messaging and video conferencing to connect youth with travelers in one-to-one global, digital exchanges. Through our nationwide network of educators, travelers and volunteers, we are building a more thoughtful and welcoming society by sharing the benefits of travel with the youth of today, who will be the decision-makers of tomorrow.
About the Internship
Reach the World's Global Learning Leaders are undergraduate and graduate school students who are interested in gaining classroom teaching experience. Global Learning Leaders are assigned to one of Reach the World's NYC partner schools, where their role is to facilitate connections between a K-12 classroom and a college-aged study abroad student (reachtheworld.org/journeys). Global Learning Leaders receive training on teaching, lesson planning, classroom management, and using Reach the World's global education platform. Global Learning Leaders will receive a stipend upon completion of each 2-3 month session. This dynamic, challenging opportunity offers:
Assist in a (K-12) school day or after-school classroom
Facilitate and manage all communication between the classroom and their study abroad traveler, including video conferences
Actively engage with students in the classroom
Report directly to a program manager on a weekly basis for feedback and support
Attend professional development meetings throughout the semester
Observe and collaborate with experienced NYC Dept. of Education teachers
Set and achieve programmatic and personal goals
Job Types: Part-time, Internship
Goals and Experience
Please upload your resume:
Why are you interested in interning with Reach the World?
How does this internship connect with your long-term goals?
Do you have any experience teaching or working with K-12 aged youth? If yes, please elaborate on your experience - include position titles and responsibilities:
Is there anything else you would like Reach the World to know about you as a candidate?
Availability and Qualifications
What is your highest level of education?
High School Diploma
Current Undergraduate Student
Current Graduate Student
Please list any languages you speak in addition to English:
Are you based in the greater NYC area?
Please select the cycle(s) during which you are looking for an internship:
Fall (Oct - Dec)
Please select the days you are available to teach at a Reach the World partner school during the above cycle(s):
Which NYC boroughs are you willing to commute to on a weekly basis?