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VA Department of Game and Inland Fisheries

Suzie Gilley

Email : suzie.gilley@dgif.virginia.gov
Phone Number : 804-367-0188
Number Internships available : 1
Summary : This Wildlife Education internship will take place mainly at the DGIF headquarters in Richmond. Interns will assist with the Project WILD workshops for classroom teachers and will help to develop lesson kits on wildlife topics for use by DGIF staff and volunteers. Please read details for more information.
Interview Required : Yes
Special Requirements : Interns will need to provide their own lodging and some transportation to workshops
Minimum Time Commitment : 2 Weeks
Lodging Provided : No

Details

This Wildlife Education internship will take place mainly at the headquarters building of the Game Dept. 4010 West Broad Street in Richmond, parking provided. Duties / responsibilities will include


1. To assist with the Project WILD professional development courses at VA Science Institute for STEM Education and Chesapeake Bay summer teacher institutes and in-service workshops.
2.To help develop lesson kits on wildlife topics  for use by DGIF agency staff and volunteers.  This will involve writing or adapting lesson plans, gathering materials and putting the kits together. 
3.General in office work of preparing materials for teachers to use in the teaching of wildlife.
4. There may be opportunties for students to help wildlife biologists with summer research projects for a couple of days