Teach at Green Street this Fall

picstitch-300x300 Are you interested in teaching a class this fall at the Green Street AfterSchool program? You can submit a proposal for a class through this on-line survey. Classes can be from any discipline, and have included in the past a cappella, circus skills, capoeira, rap/poetry, origami, gardening, environmental studies, and interdisciplinary classes (especially those involving math  or science).Team teaching with another Wesleyan student may be an option for a few classes. Teaching positions are both work-study and non-work-study eligible. 

Individuals are welcome to submit proposals for more than one class, but please complete a separate on-line survey for each class proposal that you wish to submit.


The Fall 2016 AfterSchool session runs from Sept. 12- Dec. 9, 2016. Teachers will also be expected to attend a 2.5 hour-long staff orientation with a pizza lunch prior to the program’s start.That training program will likely run from 11:30am- 2:00pm. on Sat., Sept. 10th.   Teachers are also required to attend the semester’s culminating evening Solstice performance on Friday, Dec.9, 2016, as well as to participate in any needed rehearsals earlier that week.              

Submit your proposals no later than Wednesday, March 16th , 2016.  


Jennifer Roach is the Civic Engagement Fellow in Allbritton for the academic year 2015-2016. She is a recent Wesleyan alumni, class of 2014. Since graduating, she has moved to Hartford to continue developing Summer of Solutions Hartford, an urban farming internship program she worked on during her time at Wesleyan.