Organization

Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History

Job

Project Description Join the Ocean Education Team at the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History to help in the design, implementation and evaluation of visitor programs and volunteer support efforts focused on the museum’s Sant Ocean Hall themes and Earth Optimism. The Ocean Education Team is a dynamic group whose mission is to connect different audiences to ocean science, conservation and scientists through exhibits, activities, programs, and resources.

Deadline to Apply:

Monday, March 30, 2020, 11:15pm

Address:

Washington, DC
United States
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Job

The National Museum of Natural History is seeking the services of a Multimedia Producer (Education) to support the production needs of the Smithsonian Science How distance-learning program in the areas of media asset research, management, and production; video production and editing; graphic and animation production; and coordinating film shoots and asset management with other production partners and film crews. Quotes are due by 5:30 p.m. ET on Friday, March 13, 2020.

Deadline to Apply:

Friday, March 13, 2020, 5:30pm

Address:

Washington, DC
United States
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Two women and one man hold lichens of different colors – yellow, white, brown, and green – in  their outstretched hands.
Smithsonian Science How co-hosts Emmanuel Kyei-Baffour and Maggy Benson show off lichen samples with Lichenologist Manuela Dal Forno. Photo by Jennifer Renteria, Smithsonian.
Resource

Bring a Smithsonian Scientist into your classroom with Smithsonian Science How! These free, interactive, live video webcasts take questions from your students while introducing them to science concepts and practices through the lens of Smithsonian research and experts. The shows are optimized for students in Grades 3-5. Each show is aligned with NGSS standards and comes with complementary teaching resources. Check out the 2020 schedule and/or browse our webcast archives.

Resource Category:

Website, Media, Video
Job

The Natural History Museum is seeking a Climate and Ocean Education Specialist to assist education staff in developing, implementing, and evaluating strategies for training volunteers in climate change communication and ocean science.

Deadline to Apply:

Friday, October 11, 2019, 5:00pm

Address:

Washington, DC
United States
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Six people wading knee-deep in water, near young, thin trees. A woman is placing a fluorescent green biocube into the water.
Educators placing a biocube in Fort Pierce, Fla.
Resource

How much life can your students find in one cubic foot? Help your classes explore the biodiversity around them with this biology project from Smithsonian. The website includes instructions for making your own cubic-foot sampling tool, and collecting and sharing biodiversity data and photos.

Resource Category:

Website, Classroom, Activity, Lesson Plan
Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History - Q?rius, The Carolyn W. Whitney Science Education Center
Q?rius logo
Resource

The Q?rius (pronounced "curious") science education center at the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History in Washington, D.C., brings the museum’s collections, scientists, and research out from behind the scenes and within your reach. Get information and hours.

Resource Category:

Website