Category: Jobs
Date posted: 05/25/2016
Deadline: 05/25/2016
Intended Semester:
Title/Employer: StoryTime

About the company:

StoryTime ( sends free stories by text message and messaging apps to families without books— including the billion families without Internet, but with phones. It’s 300 times cheaper than just shipping paperbacks and has increased nightly reading by 160%. As part of a U.S. Department of Education grant, we’re piloting now with over 10,000 families from the YMCA and U.S. Head Start program.

About the role:

This summer, we're looking for a children's poet to join our founding team of Yalies and lead our content. That would involve:

  • Writing poems and stories for tens of thousands of children without any.
  • Using art to get families talking and strengthen relationships.
  • Working with our team to illustrate your poems.
  • Hearing immediate feedback from our families

More info:

We're looking for a poet who wants to impact children's lives through storytelling. The position is paid, and could be part-time/remote or based in our office in the Yale Entrepreneurial Institute, New Haven, CT.

If you might be interested, just send a few sentences to We'll get back to you with more info soon.

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