Other Opportunities

In addition to its internship program and coursework, UCSC’s Cal Teach program provides academic and career advising and enrichment opportunities for Cal Teach interns and graduates. Interns and interested students on our mailing list will receive email notification as relevant opportunities arise, and we will post information about opportunities here.

Jobs/ Internships/ Volunteer Positions

Cal Teach Sponsored

 

What When  Where For whom Additional info

Cal Teach Summer Teaching Internship:
Paid teaching internship with Graniterock's Bruce Woolpert Algebra Academy

Summer 2017
(August 6-12, includes weekend days)

Graniterock headquarters, Watsonville

prospective math teachers; preference to experienced Cal Teach interns

Application deadline: April 25

Stipend: $750

Cal Teach Summer Teaching Internship:

San Jose City College Caminos Summer Bridge Program

June 27-August 4, 2016

30 hrs/wk;  

Metas Center, San Jose City College

returning Cal Teach interns only

Application deadline: TBA
Interviews: TBA

Cal Teach Summer Teaching Internship:

Santa Cruz City Schools Summer Math

July13-August 14, 2017

30 hrs/week

Harbor High, Branciforte Middle Schools

returning Cal Teach interns only

Will be posted as details are determined: stay tuned! Please contact Gretchen if you are interested.

UCSC Summer Lab Internships:
Paid Research Internships

Summer 2017
(6-10 weeks in lab + course at UCB, June 21-Aug. 10)

UCSC for lab work; UCB for Wednesday seminar course

Cal Teach
Interns

Application deadline: TBA.

UCSC Summer Lab Internships:
Paid Research Internships with Professors Rita Mehta and Beth Shapiro

Summer 2016
(6 weeks in lab + course at UCB, June 15-Aug. 10)

UCSC for lab work; UCB for Wednesday seminar course

Cal Teach
Interns

Application deadline: March 9.

Cal Teach Summer Teaching Internship:

San Jose City College Caminos Summer Bridge Program

June 27-August 4, 2016

15-20 hr/wk;  

San Jose City College Metas Center

returning Cal Teach interns only

Application deadline: May 16,  2016 or until filled
Interviews May 27

Cal Teach Summer Teaching Internship:

Graniterock Algebra Academy

 

August 8-13, 2016 plus prep in advance

Watsonville

returning Cal Teach interns only

Application deadline: March 20. Interviews: week of March 28.

Cal Teach Summer Teaching Internship:

Santa Cruz City Schools Algebra Bridge

July 25-August 19, 2016

Harbor High

returning Cal Teach interns only

Will be posted as details are determined: stay tuned! Please contact Gretchen if you are interested.

Other Cal Teach Summer Teaching Internships:

Cañada College STEM Institute

Gonzales Unified summer school

Gavilan College Trio Summer Bridge

Cañada College Math Jam

Summer 2016

various locations

returning Cal Teach
Interns oly

Contact Gretchen if you are interested in internships at any of these sites. More info will be posted as details are determined: stay tuned!

Watsonville Area Teens Conserving Habitat (WATCH)

 

Education Intern

(unpaid internship)

Fridays,

October -December 2015

Elkhorn Slough, Watsonville

Undergraduates or graduate students

See WATCH Education Intern.

Experienced Cal Teach interns may contact Tammy Bye for more information, and may enroll for credit via Cal Teach: Special Projects

Seymour Center

School Programs Intern

(unpaid)

Training sessions start late September 2015.

Interns must work at least 2 quarters.

Seymour Center at Long Marine Lab, UCSC

Undergraduates or graduate students

Contact Leah Dowty, volunteer Coordinator,
(831) 459-3854
or visit

http://seymourcenter.ucsc.edu/get-involved/internships/
Cabrillo College MESA Center Tutor

(Paid)

Fall quarter, 2015

Cabrillo College

Cal Teach
Interns

Submit application via email by Friday, September 25.

Cal Teach Summer Teaching Internships:

Cañada College STEM Institute

Santa Cruz City Schools Algebra Bridge

Gonzales Unified summer school

Gavilan College Trio Summer Bridge

San José City College Caminos Summer Bridge

Cañada College Math Jam

Graniterock Algebra Academy

Intensive Internships

Summer 2015

various locations

Cal Teach
Interns & prospective math or science teachers

See application instructions.

Contact Gretchen Andreasen (gha@ucsc.edu) with questions.

UCSC Summer Lab Internships
(Paid Research Internships with Professors Rita Mehta and Grant Hartzog)

Summer 2015
(6 weeks in lab + course at UCB: June 18-Aug. 12)

UCSC for lab work; UCB for Wednesday seminar course

Cal Teach
Interns

Application deadline: extended -- apply now.

UC Berkeley Cal Teach Summer Research
(Paid Research Internships)

Summer 2015
(9 weeks)

UC Berkeley

Cal Teach
Interns

Apply by March 30, 2015 (sooner is better)

Cabrillo College MESA Center Tutor

(Paid)

Winter & spring quarters, 2015

Cabrillo College

Cal Teach
Interns

Will hire again for fall 2015 (application)

 

Other

 


What When  Where For whom For more info

AVID tutors

2015-16

Mission Hill Middle School and other Santa Cruz City Schools

Undergraduates with work-study allocations

Apply through UCSC Career Center,

ER# 7888.

For more info, contact Mission Hill Science teacher Charity Maramonte.

Homework Club Tutors

2015-16

Santa Cruz High School

Undergraduates with work-study allocations

Contact Santa Cruz High School RTI coordinator, Kathleen Kennedy.

Youth N.O.W. Middle & High School Mentorship Tutoring Program

 

Connect with Watsonville youth! Tutor math homework, run enrichment classes and have fun serving as a mentor to Watsonville youth. We also have program development internships available.

Ongoing, Mon, Tues, Thurs 3-6pm, Weds 1:30-6pm

Downtown Watsonville

Volunteers, Undergrads, Graduate Students

contact@youthnowcenter.com

or 831-768-7998.

Website: www.youthnowcenter.org

Jose Valdes Math Institute

paid program assistant positions in math instruction

June 15-July 30, 2015

Stanford University, Notre Dame de Namur, San Jose City College

Undergraduates who want to help teach middle and high school math.

See program website and apply under Employment: Program Assistant link.

COSMOS Community Assistant (RA)

June 27-Aug. 1, 2015

UCSC main campus

Undergraduates

Apply via UCSC Career Center, ER# 4656

AVID tutoring, Santa Cruz City Schools, various schedules, $16/hour

2014-15

Santa Cruz area

Undergraduates

Apply via UCSC Career Center, ER# 7112

AVID tutoring, Shorelne Middle School (Tuesdays & Thursdays,1:45-2:30 pm; $15/hour)

2014-15

Live Oak

Undergraduates

Interested parties should contact Sean McIntyre.

Coaching Corps: connect with volunteer coaching opportunities with children

2014-15

Santa Cruz area

Undergraduates or graduate students

See Coaching Corps UC Santa Cruz

WATCH Education Intern

October -December 2014

Younger Lagoon or Elkhorn Slough

Undergraduates or graduate students

See Monterey Bay Aquarium jobs.

Cal Teach interns may contact Tammy Bye for more information.

 

Paid data entry positions
for science education research project

Winter 2014
(Starting)

McHenry
UCSC

Frosh/Soph Undergrads

Contact: JoannaSherman-Gardiner

Apply through UCSC Career Center

ER # 7020

 

Corre la Voz (CLV)

UCSC Seminar (2 units) &

Digital Media Mentoring After School (3 units)

 

CLV connects UCSC mentors with 5th graders in an after-school community, and revolves around creative, collaborative digital projects (movie-making!).

Each quarter (2 unit seminar and 3 unit field study)

UCSC &

Bay View Elementary School

UCSC Undergraduate

Please contact

Leslie López

 

ClubLinks

UCSC Seminar (2 units) &

Youth Mentoring Internship (2 units)

Work with teens from the Boys and Girls Club on dinámica/council, digital projects, and school loop strategizing.

Each quarter

UCSC & Downtown

Santa Cruz Boys and Girls Club

UCSC Undergraduate

Please contact

Leslie López

Classroom Connection (3 units)- Tutor/Mentor in College Readiness After School Program

Fall quarter 2014, Tues/Thurs 2-6 pm

Pescadero High School

UCSC Undergraduate

See flier

For more info: Esperanza Zamora at classroomconnection@ucsc.edu or (831) 459-2493

 

 

Professional Development

 

What When  Where For whom Additional info

MBAMP Spring Conference for K-8 Teachers: Connecting the Standards for Mathematical Practice to Instruction Using Discourse, Questioning and Persistence

Saturday, April 25, 2015,

8 am-2:30 pm

First floor, McHenry Library, UCSC main campus

In-service and pre-service teachers of math for grades K-8

Register at MBAMP website. Cal Teach pays fees for past or present Cal Teach interns.

Western Regional Noyce Initiative Conference: Functions and Models for the Secondary Mathematics Classroom

June 15-19, 2015

Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff

Secondary math teachers, especially Noyce Scholars

Register by May 1. Stipend and travel support provided.

Inquiry Science Teaching workshops:

Modeling Physics II

Modeling Chemistry

Modeling Biology

June 22-July 3, 2015

Cal Poly SLO

Noyce Scholars & in-service science teachers

Priority registration by May 1. Registration fee $275 waived for Noyce Scholars.

Noyce Scholars Workshops for Math Teachers and Math Credential Students

June 24-26 OR June 29-July 1, 2015

Cal Poly San Luis Obispo

Entering Noyce Scholars & Noyce in-service teachers

Contact Dr. Elsa Medina with questions. Apply by April 24, 2015.

COSMOS Teacher Fellow

("Learning Skills Counselor")

July 1-August 4, 2015

UCSC main campus

secondary science or math teachers

Job posted on UCSC website. Initial application review begins Feb. 22.  

Cal Teachers Happy Hour/

Cal Teachers meet-up

Second Friday of most months during the academic year-
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Cal Teach grads
or
MA/C students

Cal Teachers Happy Hour Flyer