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Evaluation and Assessment VISTA - DC Public Schools
With a strong record of developing reciprocal, respectful, active, and democratic partnerships, George Washington University (GWU) in downtown Washington DC is seeking a VISTA to serve as an Evaluation and Assessment Designer in the Office of Out-of-School-Time Programs (OSTP) in the District of Columbia Public Schools (DCPS). The VISTA will increase the capacity of OSTP to measure and ensure afterschool program quality during the school year and summer by designing and creating activities and tools for program evaluation. The VISTA will work for one year with GWU and DCPS school staff and community members and will be able to build education-related knowledge and experience, and community development, data analysis, and communication skills. The year-long project term is somewhat variable, based on the start date, but will likely begin in July 2017. Key attributes of a successful Evaluation and Assessment VISTA include: • Knowledge and experience with data collection and data collection tools. • Ability to help others successfully use data collection tools. • Ability to work independently, take initiative and achieve goals. • Ability to generate user-friendly reports and recommendations based on data collection.
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Member Duties : The Evaluation and Assessment VISTA will increase the capacity of the DCPS Division of Out-of-School Time Programs (OSTP) to ensure afterschool program quality during the school year and summer by engaging in program evaluation activities. The Evaluation and Assessment Database Designer will participate in the development of assessment tools and will gather and review data related to programs, and community and student participation. Responsibilities of the Evaluation and Assessment Designer VISTA: • Review existing data collection tools and make plans for improvement. • Visit program sites and gather relevant data. • Analyze data gathered and develop and disseminate findings. • Reach out to stakeholders through reports, meetings, training, and technical assistance.
Program Benefits : Training ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Health Coverage* ,  Education award upon successful completion of service ,  Living Allowance ,  Childcare assistance if eligible . 
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Terms :
Permits working at another job during off hours ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours . 
Service Areas :
Community and Economic Development ,  Technology ,  Neighborhood Revitalization ,  Community Outreach ,  Children/Youth ,  Education . 
Skills :
Communications ,  General Skills ,  Teaching/Tutoring ,  Leadership ,  Computers/Technology ,  Public Speaking ,  Writing/Editing ,  Ability to work independently ,  Fund raising/Grant Writing ,  Education ,  Team Work ,  Community Organization ,  Non-Profit Management . 
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Evaluation and Assessment VISTA - DC Public Schools

Program Start/End Date
03/16/2021  -   03/15/2022

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
College graduate

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA   Washington/Baltimore  


Accepting Applications
From  01/01/2021  To  03/15/2021 

Contact Charity Eddleman
837 22nd St NW
Washington   DC   20052
AmeriCorps VISTA

Listing ID 58226