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WSU AmeriCorps - PBS - Family Learning
PBS Kansas is the first public television station in the country to host a children’s education and discovery center. The center includes a Reading and Media Center, a Video Creation Station, and a Maker Space, and space for rotating exhibits that focus on STEAM principles. The center is totally free and focused children ages 2-10 and their families. It is currently open Monday-Friday from 10:00 am-4:00 pm.
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This listing is currently not accepting applications.

Member Duties : The member will create and execute STEAM educational programming geared for families with children ages 2-10 years. They will adapt national PBS curriculum resources to benefit local communities through the development of on-site programming at the Cochener-Garvey Children’s Education and Discovery Center. This includes a schedule of weekly, monthly, and summer offerings. The position will develop relationships with, train, and schedule volunteers who will execute programming. They will prepare and distribute educational materials to audiences, create prototypes, lead programs, and develop metrics and reporting system to track success. They will collaborate with the team to develop exhibits and interactive components as well as learn how to operate STEAM-related equipment, like a 3-D printer. They will contribute to the PBS Kansas website, write articles for the Center newsletter, and provide information for marketing campaigns and on-air promotions.
Program Benefits : Education award upon successful completion of service ,  Stipend ,  Training . 
Terms :
Car recommended ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours ,  Permits working at another job during off hours . 
Service Areas :
Children/Youth ,  Community Outreach ,  Education . 
Skills :
Fine Arts/Crafts ,  Team Work ,  Education ,  Knwldg/scientific principles ,  Computers/Technology ,  Communications ,  Public Speaking . 
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WSU AmeriCorps - PBS - Family Learning

Program Start/End Date
04/10/2023  -   08/25/2023

Work Schedule Part Time

Education level
High school diploma/GED

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  99

Program Locations KANSAS  

Accepting Applications
From  02/08/2023  To  02/28/2023 

Contact Laura Taylor
8710 E 32nd St N
Wichita   KS   67226

Listing ID 115257