Join Kidzu’s Teacher Advisory Board

If you’re an educator whose been looking for a way to be directly involved with nonprofit work, build relationships with you local children’s museum, and focus on learning through play, becoming part of our advisory board is a great way to do it!

This year, we’re looking to fill 10 slots on our Teacher Advisory Board. If you think your experience, practice and expertise fit the bill, be sure to apply.

About Kidzu

Kidzu Children’s Museum has a rich history of partnering with schools and educators both formally and informally since our inception in 2006.

Join the Inaugral Team
Now we are in search of candidates for our inaugral Advisory Board of Educators to help us ensure that Kidzu’s school programs are relevant and reflect the diverse needs of educators working in school communities.
Who are we looking for?

We are looking for current or retired educators to assist our programs department with new, innovative content that inspires children to learn through play. Have ideas you’ve been wanting to share? Join our team! As incentive, Advisory Board members are eligible for Kidzu discounts and special events.

How Our Advisors Will Contribute

Responding to and Giving Feedback on Content

How can we tailor things like field trips, programs and recurring classes to better fit your classroom lesson plans?

Acting as Ambassadors for the Museum and its Mission

We’re excited about the things we’re doing here at Kidzu, and we hope you are too! We hope that you’ll be able to share a few of the things we’re working on throughout your networks.
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Sharing Expertise and Practice

Have an idea that could help Kidzu run smoother? That’s exactly why we’re looking to bring on advisors! This is a great way to make sure your ideas are heard.
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Helping Program Staff Anticipate Important Trends and Changes in the Field

We try our best to stay on top of changes in school system requirements, but what better way to stay up to date than by hearing from the people in the school system itself?

Participating in Activities at an Annual Meeting

Our Annual Meeting takes place at kidzu in October after school hours. The date is to be determined, based on our advisors’ schedules.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Free Microscope Workshop
for public school teachers
Monday, October 16th
4:15pm – 6:15pm

UNC Biology Professor, Bob Goldstein will lead teachers through a simple and Free DIY workshop at Kidzu Children’s Museum to build a high quality, low cost smartphone/iPad digital microscope. Advance registration is required. Email Deanna Patrick with your name, school system, grade and subject you teach to save your space!

Join Now!

Join a group of educators that are working directly with a local nonprofit, building relationships and helping local students and children focus on learning through play. Members of the board serve two-year terms. Current
applications are for the August 2017 – July 2019 term.

OUR PROGRAMS ARE AWESOME

We have different programs for all ages, EVEN ADULTS! Get on our List and get Updated on Our Upcoming Programs, Camps and Events.

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