Our internship program will equip you with the skills and confidence to thrive in the political, academic, and professional arenas.

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Summer and Year-Long Internships

We seek driven, inspired young people to help us make the world a better place for people of all genders. 

Email georgina@teachaboutwomen.org with your resumé and a brief cover letter telling us about yourself and why you want to join our team.

We are looking for interns in the following areas (Scroll down for more details):

  • Social Media (Twitter and/or Instagram)
  • New York State Outreach
  • National Outreach
  • Design
  • Video Editing
  • Research

Social Media Interns

Twitter

Goal: Our Twitter account raises awareness about the lack of resources addressing women and gender in order

Task: Compile & Tweet a list of statistics, short facts and anecdotes to share on our Twitter account in order to raise awareness about the lack of women and gender-inclusion in classrooms.

Instagram

Goal: The @TeachAboutWomen Instagram presents solutions by creating a visually engaging and witty source of gender-inclusive and women-centric resources for educators and supporters.

Task: Make a database of images of women-centric classroom resources, art, books, posters, museum exhibits, etc.

Goal: Reach out to students, teachers, educational administrators, ad media outlets in New York State to drive signatures to our petition and donations to our campaign.

Task: Scan school websites, social media, and educator news outlets to find potential supporters and send them targeted emails.


National Outreach Intern

Goal: Take the Teach About Women campaign beyond New York State

Task: Research state learning standards in other states and compile data regarding the inclusion of women, gender, intersectionality, and feminism. Put together presentations of the data to encourage teachers and supporters to start their own Student-Teacher TAW Coalition to fight for nationwide change.


Design Intern

Goal: Take the Teach About Women campaign beyond New York State

Goal: Design visually compelling and cohesive products (hats, mugs, tshirts, sweatshirts) Kickstarter-style fundraising.


Video Editing Intern

Goal: Make our mission more accessible to engage a wider audience in our petition and our fund-raising campaign.

Task: Create a short, engaging video that encapsulates Teach About Women’s mission and strategy.

NB: Once the first video is done, there is the possibility for ongoing work with the campaign including interviews, update videos, and coverage of events and workshops.


Research Intern

Goal: Use our Guiding Principles to build a database of sources and information on the history of women, gender, and power.

Task: Conduct academic research on specific time periods, developments, people, and phenomena. Keep track of sources and keep an eye out for lacunae and gender bias in primary and secondary resources.


Interested? 

Email georgina@teachaboutwomen.org your resumé and a brief cover letter telling us about yourself and why you want to support Teach About Women’s mission of gender equality.

Applications are accepted on a rolling basis.

We welcome interns of all genders!

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