Use your industry experience to make a meaningful difference in the lives of students

Become a STEM Expert (STEMx) Tutor

Apply now to be tutoring within the next month

Do you feel called to make a difference during this uncertain and tumultuous time? Be a mentor to the students who need you the most. Your time spent with them will impact their future success.

We are seeking industry professionals from all walks of life – early career, mid-career and retirees. You do not need any prior experience in education!

EnCorps STEM Teachers Program’s vision is to realize a day where all students, regardless of socioeconomic status, are inspired and prepared to pursue their dreams. Join EnCorps STEM Teachers Program as a STEMx Tutor and commit to providing quality education to the students who need your mentorship the most. As a STEMx Tutor, you will be paired with a student for an entire semester.

STEMx TUTOR EXPECTATIONS

•Frequency – 2 virtual tutoring sessions per week
•Intensity – 1-hour *time is TBD, as it is coordinated by you and the parent or guardian.
•Duration – Two academic semesters (you can continue if desired)

HOW WE SUPPORT STEMx TUTORS

•Begin your experience with a group orientation and online tutor training module.
•Gain firsthand experience by being matched with a student in need.
•Receive mentorship and coaching from EnCorps staff and an experienced teacher.
•Establish and improve your tutoring practice with a robust slate of professional development and collaborative cohort of peers. Offerings include several day Institutes and workshops– opportunities to learn and network.
•Feel confident in your practice with access to collaborative peers via several online platforms.

Interested in exploring teaching?

EnCorps’ STEM Teaching Fellowship allows STEM industry professionals to explore teaching in a low-risk and highly supported way.

Eligibility

In order to be considered for a STEMx tutor position you must meet one of the below eligibility scenarios: 

  1. Have a bachelor’s degree with a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher (does not have to be in a STEM field) and have at least 1 year of hands-on STEM industry work experience or have an advanced degree in a STEM field
  2. Junior or senior in a college accredited STEM bachelor’s program with a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher
  3. Hold a professional certificate in a STEM field and have at least 1 year of hands-on STEM work experience
  4. A current or former credentialed math teacher


All candidates must also be eligible to work in the US and currently live in the US

Learn More

The EnCorps team would love to hear from you. Contact us now and learn how we can support you to inspire and support the next generation using your experience and knowledge.