Partnership for After School Education


January 29, 2015

AMNH Museum Education and Employment Program

The Museum Education and Employment Program (MEEP) at the American Museum of Natural History is now accepting applications for summer 2015 from youth who will be between 18-21 years old by May 31, 2015. MEEP interns are responsible for developing and presenting themed tours to visiting camp groups and engaging visitors at educational touch carts in the Museum halls. The program provides on-the-job training and exposure to careers in science, museum education, and related fields. Participants work closely with Museum scientists and educators exploring scientific content and learning valuable skills for working with and teaching learners of all ages. The application deadline is March 16, 2015.

January 27, 2015

Girls Inc. of NYC Event: sat.HER.day 2015

To kick off Women's History month, Girls Inc. of NYC hosts sat.HER.day, a free fun-filled day with interactive activities, special guest performances, raffles, a pep rally, and workshops for girls ages 9-14, on February 28, 2015. The event is dedicated to inspiring girls to be strong, smart, and bold, and to bring girls from across NYC's boroughs together on a journey of self-discovery, empowerment and sisterhood. Workshops include Chic Tech Lounge, Media SavvyGirl, Power in the Spoken Word, She's on the Money, and more. Lunch is provided. Girls can register here or by emailing satherday@girlsincnyc.org.