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Dr. James Polk Academy 'Summer of Technology'

Monday, June 22nd, 2015 to Friday, August 14th, 2015

About

PositionsMany Remaining
Close Date72 hours before the event starts or when space runs out.
Age Limit18 and up
Description
Dr. James Polk Academy of Arts & Technology is a creativity-driven non-profit in the Austin-area that empowers underserved youth through programs that develop the skills and knowledge needed to pursue higher education and careers in arts and technology fields.

The Summer of Technology program will expose Austin-area underserved youth, grades 4 through12, to their options in computing in a fun learning environment while also deepening their knowledge of African American history and culture.

 

STUDENTS WILL:

Gain a greater understanding of African American history and culture

Develop new computing skills

Hear from Technology Industry Professionals
Work on a summer-long technology project of their own

Enjoy healthy breakfast, snacks, and lunch

Participate in daily tech-related exercise activities

 

We are looking for volunteers to help transform the lives of the kids in our program. Volunteers will lead the daily activities, and provide positive mentorship to the kids. The Summer of Technology program is daily, Monday-Friday from 8am to 5pm from June 22- August 14.


 

Email tech@jamespolkacademy.org for more information.

 

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Requirements
Background in Technology.
PerksGive kids the most inspiring and encouraging summer of their lives!
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Shifts (16)

Name & TimeDescriptionPositions
 
Start: Mon, Jun 22 7:30am
End: Fri, Jun 26 12:30pm
Assist with set-up and Breakfast.
Participate/assist with morning History Lesson. Participate/assist with Technology Lesson.
Assist students with Summer Projects.
Assist with Lunch set-up.
0/4Over
Start: Mon, Jun 22 12:30pm
End: Fri, Jun 26 5:30pm
Participate/assist with Technology Lesson.
Assist students with Summer Projects.
Participate/assist with HealthTech Activity.
Participate/assist with Tech Career Exploration Lesson. Assist with program closing lesson and cleanup.
0/4Over
Start: Mon, Jun 29 7:30am
End: Fri, Jul 03 5:30pm
Participate/assist with Technology Lesson.
Assist students with Summer Projects.
Participate/assist with HealthTech Activity.
Participate/assist with Tech Career Exploration Lesson. Assist with program closing lesson and cleanup.
0/4Over
Start: Mon, Jun 29 12:30pm
End: Fri, Jul 03 5:30pm
Assist with set-up and Breakfast.
Participate/assist with morning History Lesson. Participate/assist with Technology Lesson.
Assist students with Summer Projects.
Assist with Lunch set-up.
0/4Over
Start: Mon, Jul 06 7:30am
End: Fri, Jul 10 5:30pm
Participate/assist with Technology Lesson.
Assist students with Summer Projects.
Participate/assist with HealthTech Activity.
Participate/assist with Tech Career Exploration Lesson. Assist with program closing lesson and cleanup.
0/10Over
Start: Mon, Jul 06 7:30am
End: Fri, Jul 10 12:30pm
Assist with set-up and Breakfast.
Participate/assist with morning History Lesson. Participate/assist with Technology Lesson.
Assist students with Summer Projects.
Assist with Lunch set-up.
0/4Over
Start: Mon, Jul 13 7:30am
End: Fri, Jul 17 5:30pm
Participate/assist with Technology Lesson.
Assist students with Summer Projects.
Participate/assist with HealthTech Activity.
Participate/assist with Tech Career Exploration Lesson. Assist with program closing lesson and cleanup.
0/4Over
Start: Mon, Jul 13 7:30am
End: Fri, Jul 17 12:30pm
Assist with set-up and Breakfast.
Participate/assist with morning History Lesson. Participate/assist with Technology Lesson.
Assist students with Summer Projects.
Assist with Lunch set-up.
0/4Over
Start: Mon, Jul 20 7:30am
End: Fri, Jul 24 5:30pm
Participate/assist with Technology Lesson.
Assist students with Summer Projects.
Participate/assist with HealthTech Activity.
Participate/assist with Tech Career Exploration Lesson. Assist with program closing lesson and cleanup.
0/4Over
Start: Mon, Jul 20 7:30am
End: Fri, Jul 24 12:30pm
Assist with set-up and Breakfast.
Participate/assist with morning History Lesson. Participate/assist with Technology Lesson.
Assist students with Summer Projects.
Assist with Lunch set-up.
0/4Over
Start: Mon, Jul 27 7:30am
End: Fri, Jul 31 5:30pm
Participate/assist with Technology Lesson.
Assist students with Summer Projects.
Participate/assist with HealthTech Activity.
Participate/assist with Tech Career Exploration Lesson. Assist with program closing lesson and cleanup.
0/4Over
Start: Mon, Jul 27 7:30am
End: Fri, Jul 31 12:30pm
Assist with set-up and Breakfast.
Participate/assist with morning History Lesson. Participate/assist with Technology Lesson.
Assist students with Summer Projects.
Assist with Lunch set-up.
0/4Over
Start: Mon, Aug 03 7:30am
End: Fri, Aug 07 5:30pm
Participate/assist with Technology Lesson.
Assist students with Summer Projects.
Participate/assist with HealthTech Activity.
Participate/assist with Tech Career Exploration Lesson. Assist with program closing lesson and cleanup.
0/4Over
Start: Mon, Aug 03 7:30am
End: Fri, Aug 07 12:30pm
Assist with set-up and Breakfast.
Participate/assist with morning History Lesson. Participate/assist with Technology Lesson.
Assist students with Summer Projects.
Assist with Lunch set-up.
0/4Over
Start: Mon, Aug 10 7:30am
End: Fri, Aug 14 5:30pm
Participate/assist with Technology Lesson.
Assist students with Summer Projects.
Participate/assist with HealthTech Activity.
Participate/assist with Tech Career Exploration Lesson. Assist with program closing lesson and cleanup.
0/4Over
Start: Mon, Aug 10 7:30am
End: Fri, Aug 14 12:30pm
Assist with set-up and Breakfast.
Participate/assist with morning History Lesson. Participate/assist with Technology Lesson.
Assist students with Summer Projects.
Assist with Lunch set-up.
0/4Over