BART Social Entrepreneuners Program

After-School Social Entrepreneurship Program at Berkshire Arts and Technology School (BART)!!

VOLUNTEER (unpaid opportunity) at an exciting new initiative at BART Charter School in Adams, MA. We are looking for  Williams students to help mentor/teach middle and high schoolers in after-school entrepreneurs program.

Time Commitment:

  • One day per week at BART (day TBD).
  • Leave Williams at 3:15 PM and return to campus by 5:15 PM. Also, one hour/week of prep/reflection likely at Williams.

The focus of the program will be on teaching and practicing creative thinking and problem-solving skills. Williams students will learn about: curriculum design, entrepreneurship, and teaching experiential learning goals to middle and high school students. BART and Williams students will then work together to identify opportunities in the lives and communities of the BART students with a goal of creating a product or program to address these needs.

Program Mentors:

Tonio Palmer, Entrepreneur in Residence, Williams College ‘68 Center for Career Exploration
Kohen Rahman, ‘22- https://www.middyfund.org/middymagic
Kate Merrigan, BART Director of Student and Community Development
Kaatje White, Assistant Director of High School Outreach, Williams College
Transportation and other logistical support provided by CLiA and BART.
For more information contact Kaatje White
Apply here.

About BART
BART Charter Public School (BART) prepares students for college by promoting mastery of academic skills and content with a strong foundation in arts and technology. The school provides middle and high school students in Berkshire County with an educational community that regards everyone, including teachers and parents, as lifelong learners.