K-12 & Family

 

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High-fiving a camper at Camp Thoreau after our nature walk

Nature Director, Camp Thoreau, Concord MA (June 2016-August 2016)

  • Developed environmental curricula appropriate for children in K-8 grade and implemented lesson plans for specified age groups (K, 1-2, 3-4, 5-6, 7-8) during four 45 minute time blocks daily
  • Lesson plans included topics such as natural resources, plant adaptations, animal science, habitat conservation, and climate change

Coastal Waterbird Intern, Mass Audubon, Boston MA (May 2015-August 2015)

  • Provided informal educational information to the general public regarding biological conservation and the protection of endangered species

Tutor, Paulo Freire Social Justice Charter School, Holyoke MA (January 2015-May 2015)

  • Worked with peers to tutor a diverse group of high school students in a variety of subjects, including: Math, Biology, Chemistry, Physics, and English
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Handling Diego, a program animal at the Stone Zoo.

Education Interpreter, Zoo New England, Stoneham MA (May 2014/13-August 2014/13)

  • Presented both formal and informal information to visitors at the Stone Zoos’ exhibits, including species-specific biology and broad conservation-related subjects
  • Performed educational “animal encounters” for public and private events
  • Worked on constructing and implementing a curriculum centered on conservation for children ages 5 to 13 in Zoo Camp