The Education Partnership Program Curriculum Development Internship

The Education Partnership 
281 Corliss Street 
Pittsburgh, PA 15220

Contact Person: Jane McCarty, 412-922-6500,

Areas of Interest: Development, Education, Community Outreach and Service

Who we are: The Education Partnership provides school supplies for students and their teachers in low-income schools in Southwestern PA. Our dedicated team of staff and volunteers embody the organizations core values (equity, integrity, resourcefulness, respect and service) and work in a fast-paced, dynamic and collaborative office and warehouse space with a clear focus on helping kids in need.

Through our Teacher Resource Center Program, teachers from partner schools can visit our Teacher Resource Center several times a year to receive thousands of dollars of school supplies at no cost to them.

Duties of Intern:

Research and Focus Group Leadership

  • Review classroom items distributed through The Education Partnership’s Teacher Resource Center Program
  • Identify common incentive items to be distributed
  • Conduct focus groups with teachers to identify how items are being used and how lessons they've created can be shared with other peers

Curriculum Development and Data Management:

  • Develop novel lesson plans aligned to state standards directing teachers how to use these items within their classrooms (example sanitizer and strawberry DNA)
  • Develop lesson catalog and database so that teachers can access these lessons at any time
  • Develop proprietary lessons to


  • Possess superior verbal and written communication skills
  • Pursuing Education related Major
  • Familiarity with Common Core Standard: NGSS, PA Keystone Anchors, PSSA Assessment Anchors
  • Familiarity with creating and developing Lesson Plans
  • Possess superior attention to detail
  • Be team oriented
  • Possess strong problem solving skills
  • Possess strong MS Office and Google Suite skills
  • Criminal and Child Abuse clearances required

Qualified candidates should submit a resume and cover letter to

General Information: Located on the bus line in Pittsburgh’s West End 

Terms Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer

Number of Students: 1