Dorothy Stang Popular Education Adult High School-Internship

Categories Community Development, Education
Job Information

We offer a high school diploma. The diploma is earned through a process of popular education that honors the life experience of participants, is focused on social justice, and uses a collaborative, student-centered learning model.

The curriculum begins with the students’ life experiences, asking them to use the knowledge they already have to critically examine subject matter in light of their experience. It includes the subject matter of traditional high school subject areas with the themes of eco-justice, art, and culture interwoven throughout.

Potential Internship Responsibilities

·         Curriculum development

·         Co-teaching evening classes (classes are held Monday-Thursday 6:30-9:00 PM)

·         Research support

·         Contributing innovative ideas to classes and implementation of curriculum

*Bilingual is a BIG PLUS, but not required.