Woodrow Wilson Academy of Teaching and Learning

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The WW Academy is reinventing American teacher preparation for the 21st century.


Paid Part-time Photo/Video Internship
Woodrow Wilson Academy of Learning and Teaching – Cambridge, MAIn collaboration with MIT, the Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation is developing the Woodrow Wilson Academy of Teaching and Learning (WW Academy), a new educator preparation program. Rooted in the skills, knowledge, and values new teachers and school leaders need to succeed in today’s classrooms and lead their schools into the future, the WW Academy will prepare teachers and school leaders for the global, digital, information economy.In fall 2017, the WW Academy will enroll a group of Design Fellows, a select group of prospective teachers committed both to seeking middle and high school STEM teaching licensure and to helping create a new educator preparation program. These Fellows will be core members of a team that will co-design the curriculum and other important elements of the WW Academy.

WW is seeking a part-time assistant to help capture the Design Fellow year through photo and video.


Capturing photos during Design Fellow sessions and events
Capturing video with clear audio during Design Fellow sessions and events
Setting up and recording video interviews
Conceptualizing shot lists and interview questions
Ingesting and cataloging footage
Selecting and editing photos

Desired Experience and Skills

Working knowledge and experience shooting still photographs and video with DSLR cameras and HD video cameras
Experience capturing audio
Work style is self-starting, with ability to make judgements about what type of footage to gather, but also a good sense of when consultation with supervisor is needed
Excellent interpersonal communication skills
Strong organizational skills; some experience with sharing and archiving footage and photos
Experience with Adobe Premiere and Photoshop or Lightroom
Ability to take direction well

This is a part-time opportunity based near Kendall Square in Cambridge, Massachusetts, running from September 2017 to May 2018. Time requirement is approximately 5-10 hours per week. Hourly rate is negotiable based on previous experience.

Please email a letter of interest, resume, and links to sample work to [email protected] with “photo/video intern application” in the subject line.

An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

The Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.