Summer Fellowship: Great Oakland Public Schools
Wanted to spread the word about the Great Oakland Public Schools Fellowship this summer – do pass along to any high-achievers that you think might be a good fit! Deadline is next Friday, Apr. 13.
Learn more here: http://www.goleadershipcenter.org/2012/03/summer2012fellowship.php
About GO Public Schools
Great Oakland Public Schools supports a coalition of Oakland families, students, teachers, principals, community, and civic leaders united around a positive, student‐oriented vision for public education in our city. Our mission is to provide leadership, advocacy and information to ensure that all Oakland students have access to excellent public schools in their neighborhood and throughout the city.
About the Fellowship
GO Public Schools offers education advocates the opportunity to make an impact on public education in the City of Oakland through a variety of fellowship opportunities. We are seeking fellows to focus one or more of the following projects: (1) community outreach, (2) teaching policy, (3) our Garden Party fundraiser and (4) school board elections.
This is a part-time, unpaid fellowship, may involve some travel around Oakland. The fellowship commitment is from mid-June through mid-August at approximately 20 hours per week. See below for details on how to apply.
Community Outreach (Apply to Jessica at jessica@...)
Help increase the number of Oaklanders who are part of the GO network by strategically reaching out and inviting Oaklanders to get connected to Great Oakland Public Schools.
Teaching Policy (Apply to Marc at marc@...)
Provide in-depth policy research and analysis on OUSD policies that impact teachers.
3rd Annual Garden Party (Apply to Casey at casey@...)
Help lead our strategy to run our third annual Garden Party fundraiser in August – help drive details including volunteers, childcare, décor, printed materials, signage, marketing, and other logistical details.
Supporting our work to hear from Oaklanders in neighborhoods across the city about what they are thinking and feeling about public education in our city, and compiling that information in a report that we can share with our community. This will help guide our work to help great school board candidates get elected this November.
P.S. GO Public Schools is also hiring a part-time operations position. More here: http://www.goleadershipcenter.org/2012/03/want_to_work_at.php