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Media Teaching Artists

The Brooklyn Center for Media Education, a program of BRIC Arts|Media|Bklyn, seeks seasoned Media Teaching Artists to teach in New York City public schools.

Background

The Brooklyn Center for Media Education provides Brooklyn residents with access courses, workshops, and hands-on training that enable them to produce content for television and learn more about the ever-changing landscape of technology available to them today. The program also offers classes on media literacy and television production in the public schools.

Project Scope

  • Media Teaching Artists are contracted to provide a complete “residency” (educational program) at a public school. This will include:
  • Meeting with school staff to determine their needs;
  • Customizing media curriculum to mesh with the school’s program;
  • Delivering classes to students and assisting with their final projects;
  • Maintaining communication with the school and BRIC to report outcomes, make changes in program design, and assist with assessment;
  • Obtaining and transporting materials & equipment needed for classes.

 

Qualifications

  • Expertise in field production, digital video and non-linear editing;
  • Experience teaching media to school-aged children;
  • Experience developing curriculum and assessing educational outcomes;
  • Able to work with a diverse group of students and maintain classroom control.

Schedule

School-based residencies are both during the school-day and after-school hours.

Compensation

To be determined based on the nature and term of the school residency.

How to Apply

If you are interested in this teaching opportunity, please e-mail a brief cover letter, resume, and 3 references to jobs@bricartsmedia.org. Please write Media Teaching Artist in the subject line. No phone calls, please.