Art Resource Collaborative for Kids (ARCK)

36 Bromfield StreetSuite #301
Boston, MA 02108
arckboston.org

Date Posted:
September 10, 2019

Region:
Eastern Massachusetts

Category:
Education/Instruction

Type:
Intern

Education Interns - Fall 2019

Description:
Mission:ARCK empowers students to become innovators and creative thinkers by integrating art and design with literacy and STEM education.


Art Resource Collaborative for Kids (ARCK) is a 501(c)(3) Boston-based non profit looking for Education Interns to assist with teaching artists, management staff, other staff, and be a part of the curriculum development team. ARCK is currently offering free of charge to k-8th Boston Public Schools students who lack arts education. ARCK integrates art and design with academic content and learning themes and support students’ social-emotional learning skills. ARCK’s curriculum is developed on the cultural diversity, identity, and on the framework of Leadership, Civic Engagement, and Social justice modules.

ARCK Education Internssupport the education team. Education Interns will be collecting data, supporting ARCK’s marketing outreach efforts, curate artwork at partner schools, conduct evaluations and update inventory.

  • Collaborate with ARCK’s curriculum updates data necessary for the education team to provide high quality arts education.

  • Administer evaluations, collect anecdotes and update and organize ARCK’s databases

  • Support grant writing efforts with arts education research, draft writing, and editing

  • Keep ARCK up-to-date on current research, trends, and strategies in the fields of education and arts education

  • Attend regular meetings/check-ins with Teaching Artists and office staff.


Qualifications:
Applicant should be a current undergraduate or graduate student with experience or interest in curriculum design and teaching. Candidate will need to be able to work with Word, Excel, Office Suite and Google Docs. Applicants should be team players, organized and responsible.

This unpaid internship will begin in September and last through Fall 2019.  Internship will require10-20 hours a week, with flexibility around work/class schedules.


How To Apply:

To apply, please submit:

  1. A cover letter explaining your interest in working with ARCK

  2. A resume that demonstrates your experience


Please email your application materials to Sara Demeter at joinourteam@arckboston.org. Please include the name of the position for which you are applying in the email subject line. Please be prepared to provide the contact information of two references.


Apply by:
September 15, 2019
Salary:
Unpaid
About this Organization:
Mission: Empowering students to become innovators and creative thinkers by integrating art and design with literacy and STEM education.

Art Resource Collaborative for Kids (ARCK) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that provides arts integration programming to k-8 grades in the Boston Public Schools.  Our classes align with the academic content and learning themes specific to our partner schools and classrooms, as well as the Common Core State Standards and National Visual Art Standards. ARCK uses art and arts integration to enhance the academic experience of our students while focusing on developing concepts like cultural diversity, identity, leadership skills, civic engagement and social justice.