As Toastmasters graduates you have the opportunity to join the 2.0 sessions this fall 2015.
Students invest in yourself and your future! Apply now here by October 8th
Toastmasters 2.0 is a 7 week series of training to become Toastmasters coaches for the Spring Youth Leadership Program. Students must successfully complete Spring Leadership Program.
This program runs Oct. 17 thru Dec. 5th 2015 from 9am - 1pm
Meeting will take place in midtown area of Manhattan. An email confirmation of location and details will follow after your application is received.
Kelly Engineering Resources® will award $2,000 to three NAF Academies of Engineering!
These funds can be used by NAF Academy of Engineering educators to pursue new ideas, create and support innovative work-based learning programs, and/or fund special activities that help academy students be future ready.
The deadline for submitting an application is October 19, 2015.
Winners will be notified this December. All NAF AOE’s are eligible to apply, so don’t miss out!
Duties typically include administrative tasks such as copying, faxing, scanning, filling printers/copiers with paper, internal delivery of items, spreadsheet/database creation/maintenance, etc. and most knowledgeable in Excel. Interest in the respective department will allow for the co-op to be exposed to and assist on other projects with their team.
Departments: Accounts payable, Corporate Communications, Diversity & Inclusion, Finance, Information technology, and Audit.
Approximate Work Schedule: Co-Op Interns work up to 19 hours a week. Intern must be available to work from 1 or 2 pm till about 5 pm with a (consistent) work schedule from week to week. Students with interest will forward a resume to Sharon Fine to include a cover letter that mentions which department they are interested in and why along with their availability schedule.
STEMworks Grant opportunity!
Change the Equation, a DC-based STEM education nonprofit of which 3M is a member, has included NAF in its prestigious STEMworks honor roll of the nation’s most effective STEM education efforts. As a member of NAF, you are automatically enrolled in STEMworks. This means that all NAF academies are eligible to benefit from funding opportunities through Change the Equation partners. As part of its Ingenuity Grant program, 3M invests in STEM projects in 25 states through DonorsChoose.org. Currently, there is an opportunity through 3M to get your STEM projects funded through DonorsChoose.org.
Go to donorschoose.org/teachers and enter your STEM project to receive special consideration for this opportunity. DonorsChoose.org specifically focuses on equipment and materials needed to support education goals, so be sure to include what you would like to purchase to implement your program. Also, be sure to identify yourself as a NAF teacher and include in your project description that you are part of a STEMworks program.
Ingenuity grants will complete funding by October 31, 2015, so apply as soon as possible to be considered!
While there is no guarantee your project will get funded, projects submitted to DonorsChoose.org will remain on the site after October, and 70% of all projects submitted to the site get fully funded.
Sunday, October 04, 2015