Join the Team

The Challenger Learning Center of Alaska looks forward to working together to build a strong foundation of innovation and discovery in STEM education.   Developing and supporting a pipeline of Alaska’s students within the STEM fields strengthens our workforce development.  It is through partnerships and contributions from our neighbors, legislators, individual, industry, and corporate donors that allow us to carry this mission state-wide, creating excitement and inspiring our students to engage in more science, technology, engineering, and math disciplines.  Together we make a difference!

P/T Educator

Hourly Wage/DOE
Essential Functions:
Conduct educational programs, be able to train and comprehend CLCA’s educational programs and curriculum for effective delivery of simulated missions, workshops and distance based programs to students, adults and community groups. Travel and attend seminars, presentations, and conferences as appropriate, participate and teach outreach programs, participation in community events, attend mandatory meetings and training, nights and weekends may be required.
To apply, send a resume to:  Marnie Olcott, CEO.

Recruiting Board Memebers

Serve on Challenger Learning Center of Alaska’s Board of Directors!

Challenger Learning Center of Alaska’s (CLCA) Board is currently accepting applications. This is a great opportunity for anyone looking to be an active member of the community. We are seeking individuals who are passionate and dedicated to serve on our volunteer Board of Directors, whom share CLCA’s main mission, “To inspire students to look beyond the ordinary, imagine the unattainable and answer those seemingly impossible questions through the pursuit of higher education in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). All ages are encouraged, and those with experience in nonprofits, finance, community outreach and education. Challenger Learning Center of Alaska Board members are responsible for, but not limited to, attending and participating in board meetings once a month, to advocate for the organization, maintain and oversee focus on the mission and implementation of strategic direction in support of the organization, and establish policies for how resources will be delegated to safeguard organizational values, function, and sustainability. All inquiries must send a resume to CEO, Marnie Olcott at


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