Current Internship Opportunities
Intern Teaching Assistant, Jane Goodall's Roots & Shoots
Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots, a program of the Jane Goodall Institute, is seeking a creative, goal-oriented and self-motivated individual to act as a Teaching Assistant during an Online Course this summer. The Turning Learners Into Leaders: Empowering Youth Through Service in Education course in an innovative professional development course that will teach participants how to identify and implement a local service-learning campaign using the new Roots & Shoots program model. Founded by Dr. Jane Goodall, DBE and a group of Tanzanian students, the Roots & Shoots program provides young people with the knowledge, tools and hopeful inspiration to improve the environment and the quality of life for people and animals.
The Teaching Assistant will have the opportunity to interact directly with course participants and instructors, be able to contribute to future course development, and gain experience working in a virtual classroom setting. The ideal candidate will have experience in service learning, an interest in working with service learning programs, and experience working in education. The position is unpaid, but academic credit can be arranged.