Summer Internship Opportunity on Campus – Apply by May 23

2022 PRE-TEACHING & GIFT PROGRAM INTERNSHIP INFORMATION 

Application deadline: May 23, 2022 by 11:59pm 

 

The Pre-Teaching GIFT Program internship is through Georgia Tech Pre-Teaching Advising and the CEISMC Georgia Intern Fellowships for Teachers (GIFT) program.  The GIFT program places K12 teachers in hands-on internships for 4-7 weeks across the summer to gain laboratory experience in the STEM content area they teach. For example, a high school Chemistry teacher is in the GIFT program in a GT Chemistry lab. This internship is perfect for any undergrad curious about K12 education, considering K-12 teaching as a career choice, or who enjoys working with high school students. 

 

The intern will work with a high school STEM teacher and students in a Georgia Tech lab.  The intern will: 

  • Assist the teacher in working with their students 

  • Learn elements of writing K12 STEM curriculum  

  • Assist the teacher in writing K12 curriculum based on the research done in the lab to be brought back to the K12 STEM classroom (discipline depends on internship) 

  • Support the teacher and students in the lab as needed  and as allowed by the lab supervisor/lab director 

 

The specific labs are: 

 

Applicants will be selected by the professors who run the lab(s) applicants express interest in.  

 

Dates of internship: June 14 – July 22, 2022 

Hours: 5 hours/day, Mon – Fri, in-person, total of 25 hours per week (specific hours to be determined) 

Pay: $10/hour, 25 hours/week@ $250/week x 6 weeks = $1500 

 

Eligibility & Selection 

  • Be in good academic and disciplinary standing 

  • Have a 2.0 GPA or above (per guidelines for internship eligibility through GT Career Center) 

  • Be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident 

  • Be a current Georgia Tech undergraduate student through summer 2022 

  • Knowledge and experience in the content area of the lab is preferred.   

If selected, you can register your internship with the Georgia Tech Career Center. For more information and benefits, go to https://career.gatech.edu/internships.   Questions? Contact Susan Belmonte at sbelmonte@gatech.edu.  

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