LDT Internships

Education.com (June 2015-present)

Editorial Intern

+ Revised lesson plans for Pre-Kindergarten to fifth grade classes to be published online.
+ Entered content for Brainzy online educational games.

Kidaptive (October 2014-December 2014)

Early learning guidance creator intern

+ Revised and wrote parent and preschooler activities for Learner Mosaic application.
+ Assembled literature review on inhibition control and Autism Spectrum Disorder.

Pre-LDT Experience

eSpark Learning (July 2014-September 2014)

Learning design intern

+ Created framing videos and edited assessments for K-5 math and reading standards.
+ Analyzed data from in-house web content to assess engagement and completion factors. Suggested four actionable steps to revise curriculum.

Digital Media Academy

Lead Robotics Curriculum Developer (January 2014-August 2014)

+ Led development of three LEGO Mindstorms courses for 8-17 year old students for 2014 national summer camp.

Lead Instructor/Teacher's Assistant (June 2013-August 2013, June 2014)

+ Taught LEGO Mindstorms classes. Revised and adapted existing curriculum to fit the needs of the students.
+ Assisted in teaching basic programming and science & engineering skills to 8-12 year old students.

Transformative Learning Technologies Lab (May 2013-October 2014)

Research Assistant

+ Conducted interviews with high school students and facilitators in an engineering workshop.
+ Created and used coding schemes to measure effects of workshop on students.

Haas Center for Public Service

Education Partnerships Fellow (May 2013-June 2014)

+ Designed and directed weekly hands-on science lessons for middle school students.
+ Supervised 20 college mentors.
+ Received training about educational equity, teaching practices, and leadership.
+ Presented workshops on stereotype threat and science standards.
+ Ran mini-grant program to fund student projects.

Science Mentor (April 2012-June 2013)

+ Built relationships with middle school students while encouraging them to pursue science.

Stanford Pre-Education Society (April 2013-June 2014)

Founding member and Secretary

+ Took meticulous meeting notes and created the existing system of organization.
+ Helped organize the SPREES founding event with over 200 in attendance.

Stanford Center for Infant Studies (October 2012-March 2013)

Research Assistant

+ Coded eye gaze of babies to assess how quickly they are able to identify vocabulary.

East Palo Alto Tennis and Tutoring (January 2012-June 2012)

Volunteer Tutor

+ Created lesson plans for a fifth-grader and a first-grader. Tutored weekly.

FIRST Robotics Championship (April 2011)

Science Education Seminar Presenter

+ Presented on creating effective science outreach programs for elementary school students.