​Technical Assistant Intern, Lucas Education Research

San Rafael, California, United States

Description

Technical Assistant Internship

Lucas Education Research (LER), a division within The George Lucas Educational Foundation (GLEF), seeks a Technical Assistant Intern to join their team. The Technical Assistant Intern will support the Technology Manager at LER to prepare content for large-scale research studies. This role requires strong project management skills, attention to detail, and interest in working with technology platforms. Day-to-day activities include content maintenance and migration of curriculum content into a customized Content Management System (CMS). The Technical Assistant will perform a wide variety of tasks that support the maintenance of the CMS and the onboarding of new users. This position requires someone who has a firm grasp on editing web-based digital content, assisting with virtual trainings, and handling technical support.

This is a 6 month part time (10 hours per week) paid internship located in San Rafael, CA.

Responsibilities:

Technical Support

Editorial Assistance:

Requirements

Education / Experience:

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Physical Requirements



About Lucas Education Research:

Founded in 2013, Lucas Education Research operates as a sister division to Edutopia at the George Lucas Educational Foundation. Our mission is to build the evidence base to support best practices at classroom, school, and district levels that profoundly and positively impact the course of learning and lifelong achievement. We collaborate with research partners to design and evaluate innovative educational practices that can be replicated and taken to scale. Our work is currently focused on the study of a model for rigorous Project-Based Learning (PBL).

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