EdTech Opportunities

Want to get involved with EdTech Austin to improve education through edtech?

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You’re a part of the fabric of education in and around Austin and you want to stop talking and start doing.  Here’s your opportunity!  We’re excited to provide opportunities and support local events that help you get involved and take action in edtech.  If you have a cool event that you want folks to know about, drop us a line at edtechaustin@gmail.com!

 

Upcoming events, volunteer opportunities or organizations YOU should be involved with:

  • Thinkery Austin – Job opportunity for teachers!  Thinkery is looking for tech savvy individuals for two part-time educator positions. The Technology Educator will help to launch the Thinkery’s new program, EdExchange, and is responsible for assisting with the development and implementation of technology-focused lessons at schools, libraries, and community sites around Austin. The Technology Educator will work closely with teachers, librarians, and educators to implement and facilitate technology lessons in those sites. Learn more about EdExchange (https://thinkeryaustin.org/edexchange/), and see the full job description here: https://thinkeryaustin.org/about/careers/technology-educators/
  • Startup Weekend Education – Register now!  Event will take place July 25th-27th, 2014.  Contact seanbduff@gmail.com for more info.
  • StemEd Labs – Ripal Nathuji, EdTech Austin member and contributor, began this non-profit in 2014 to help provide more access to CS Education in the central Texas region.  Check them out!
  • Volunteerspot – We heard from Volunteerspot at our April meetup, so check them out here!
  • EdTech Austin Facebook group – We’ll use this space to communicate with each other by posting jobs, opportunities, or other important things happening in the world of EdTech.  Join us!
  • Have an event or organization that our members should know about?  Drop us a line and we’ll add it here!