K-12 Education Intern

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Volunteer Position, 8-10 Hours Weekly for Winter 2020 Semester

The K-12 Education Intern will be responsible for revitalizing 20 Liters’ outreach to K-12 classrooms in the West Michigan area. Drawing on past materials and current relationships, the K-12 Education Intern will re-imagine presentations and develop toolkits for K-12 teachers. These presentations and toolkits will help teachers connect existing state curriculum to the global water crisis and mission of 20 Liters, across a variety of subjects.

Tasks and Assignments

  • • Evaluate past materials and current activities for use by K-12 teachers and students
  • • Refresh presentations, toolkits, and other materials for use by K-12 teachers and students
  • • Research to identify priority audiences based on state academic standards and expected lesson plans by subject or grade level
  • • Additional communication-support activities will be assigned as time allows

Skills and Abilities

  • • Excellent communications skills, both written and verbal
  • • Analytical thinking and problem solving
  • • Research and organizational skills
  • • Advanced understanding of PowerPoint or other presentation software
  • • Basic computer skills: email, internet browsing, documents, spreadsheets
  • • Major in Communications, Education, or related field

Opportunities and Benefits

  • • Flexible hours and work-from-anywhere projects
  • • Provide subject-matter leadership and expertise
  • • Learn new strategies, skills and methods
  • • Learn about the global water crisis
  • • Make dirty water clean for the most vulnerable


Send an email to info@20liters.org and we’ll start the conversation.

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