New America’s Education Policy Program seeks applicants who have a strong interest in education policy for a paid spring 2019 internship. The intern will primarily assist the program’s full-time staff members with research, data, and policy analysis for issue briefs and policy reports, in addition to writing blogs for the program’s website, EdCentral. Interns must be self-starters who are excited to work both independently and as part of a team on a variety of education-related research projects.
New America’s Education Policy Program is a think-tank industry leader in early education. In addition to conducting research and analysis in these areas, interns will have the opportunity to publish their own blog posts and other work, attend events on behalf of New America, and gain exposure to some of the brightest and most ambitious thinkers in the field. They will also have the opportunity to attend in-house events, professional development, and off-the-record policy lunches with fellows and staff from other New America policy programs.
This intern will work closely with our early and elementary education team, which focuses on policies related to children’s learning and development from birth through third grade. Policy expertise in this area is strongly preferred.
Please submit a cover letter depicting your experience, current resume and a brief (no more than three 3 pages) writing sample. Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis, so early submissions (by Friday, November 24) are recommended.
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