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Apply to Teach Kindergarten Kickstart


If the word “teach” is in the title, you can be sure what follows is from Resident Educationisto Andy Ribner ’14:

Interested in teaching preschool this summer? Apply to teach Kindergarten Kickstart!

This innovative, five-week summer pre-k program employs Wesleyan students to teach high-need students who need an extra boost before their kindergarten year. This year, we will have sites working with students going to Macdonough and Farm Hill.

For more information, see the application here, or feel free to contact Sydney Lewis ’14 (salewis@wes), Taylor Deloach ’13(tdeloach@wes), and Andy Ribner ’14 (aribner@wes).

Applications are due April 5!

Contact: kickstartct(at)gmail(dot)com
Deadline: Friday, April 5th, 2013.
Application: Right over here.

Teach English in Italy This Summer!

Fresh from her own adventures in Italia, Grace Asleson ’13 (not pictured above) writes in about a great summer opportunity:

Don’t know what to do this summer? Interested in going to Italy and getting paid for it? Join ACLE—a non-profit organization that hires college kids to teach English to Italian Children at summer camps all over Italy. Travel every one to two weeks and stay with host families. Don’t speak Italian? No problem. The families want you to speak English at home and at camp. Come to Hewitt 9 Lounge this Friday, February 25, at 5 pm to find out more! Ci vediamo venerdi!

For those looking for a clearer picture of the experience, check out this classic, accurate portrayal of a summer internship in Italy.

Date: Friday, February 25th
Time: 5:00 P.M.
Place: Hewitt 9 Lounge

“Let’s Get Ready!” Info Session

Martine Seiden ’11 and Julia Alschuler ’11 wants you all to know about an awesome, feel-good happy-time opportunity:

Wesleyan’s Let’s Get Ready is devoted to helping underserved high school students get to college by providing free SAT prep and college guidance. Wesleyan students serve as coaches once a week (either Tuesday or Wednesday) and teach their own class of 3-5 students. Coaches teach either the math OR verbal sections of the SAT and help with the college application process. Please come to an informational meeting to learn more!

If you have questions check out the national website or email the site directors, Martine and Julia, at wesleyanlgr(at)gmail(dot)com.

Applications are due Sunday 1/30 at Midnight!

Date:   Jan. 27
Time:   4:15 PM – 5:15 PM
Place:  Usdan 110