Use your industry experience to make a meaningful difference in the lives of students

Become a STEM Expert (STEMx) Tutor

Winter Application Deadline: December 3, 2020

Do you feel called to make a difference during this uncertain and tumultuous time? Be a mentor to the students who need you the most. Your time spent with them will impact their future success.

We are seeking industry professionals from all walks of life – early career, mid-career and retirees. You do not need any prior experience in education!

EnCorps STEM Teachers Program’s vision is to realize a day where all students, regardless of socioeconomic status, are inspired and prepared to pursue their dreams. Join EnCorps STEM Teachers Program as a STEMx Tutor and commit to providing quality education to the students who need your mentorship the most. As a STEMx Tutor, you will be paired with a student for an entire semester.

STEMx TUTOR EXPECTATIONS

•Frequency – 2 virtual tutoring sessions per week
•Intensity – 1-hour *time is TBD, as it is coordinated by you and the parent or guardian.
•Duration – An entire semester (you can continue for more than a semester!)

HOW WE SUPPORT STEMx TUTORS

•Begin your experience with a group orientation and online tutor training module.
•Gain firsthand experience by being matched with a student in need.
•Receive mentorship and coaching from EnCorps staff and an experienced teacher.
•Establish and improve your tutoring practice with a robust slate of professional development and collaborative cohort of peers. Offerings include Summer Residential Institute in June, Fall Institute in October and Spring Institute in March – opportunities to learn and network.
•Feel confident in your practice with access to collaborative peers via several online platforms.

Eligibility

•Currently live in the United States

•Have at least 1 or more years of work or research experience as a STEM industry professional OR possess an advanced degree in a STEM field

•Possess a baccalaureate or higher degree from a regionally accredited college or university with a GPA of 2.50 or higher (foreign degrees must be independently evaluated to determine equivalency)

Learn More

The EnCorps team would love to hear from you. Contact us now and learn how we can support you to inspire and support the next generation using your experience and knowledge.