Volunteer

Evaluators are an important part of making the competitions successful! As an evaluator, you help youth improve by giving them feedback based on a standard evaluation rubric and written constructive feedback. Each contest has supporting guides and instructions for submitting evaluation metrics and feedback. 

A 4-H member gives a science & engineering presentation at the State 4-H Presentation Day.
A 4-H member gives a science & engineering presentation at the State 4-H Presentation Day.

State Presentation Day Evaluators and Room Hosts

Evaluators

Evaluators observe youth presentations and provide written feedback to help youth improve their public speaking abilities. Evaluators take the perspective that they are an educator and are reviewing presentations to offer insights on what youth are doing well and where they need improvement. 

Eligibility

  • 4-H volunteer leaders, 4-H staff, 4-H members (older than 16 years of age and not giving a presentation), and people from other organizations with experience in public speaking. 

Responsibilities


Youth Room Host

Youth room hosts help ensure a smooth functioning set of presentations. In the virtual Presentation Events, they will have Zoom "Host" responsibilities. 

Eligibility

  • 4-H members age 9 to 18; senior members with experience in Zoom preferred.

Responsibilities

State 4-H Fashion Revue Evaluators

Evaluators

Evaluators are an important component of State Fashion Revue. SFR Evaluators are adults or teens 16 years and older who are familiar with some or all of these: fashion, garment construction, arts and crafts techniques, grooming, current styles for youth and teens, and consumerism.Sign up to evaluate the entries presented by youth participants in the five SFR categories. 

State Fashion Revue will be held in-person only on May 28 at UC Davis in Wellman Hall. Please see the Safety Measures for participating in-person at UC Davis.

After registration, you will be contacted by the SFR Committee with details relating to the position. An orientation will be provided on the day of the event. 

For more information, contact Ana Torres amltorress@ucanr.edu or Stephanie Barrett slbarrett@ucanr.edu     

Interview Contest Evaluator

Eligibility: 4-H volunteer leaders, 4-H staff, 4-H members (older than 16 years of age and not giving a presentation), and people from other organizations with experience in interviewing or hiring. 

Responsibilities:

  • Attend the Interview Contest Evaluator Orientation on Monday, May 9th at 6:30pm.
  • Become familiar with the 4-H Interview Contest Manual and evaluation rubrics.
  • Evaluate interviews during your chosen time slot/s.
  • Complete the evaluation rubric and provide written positive and constructive feedback to help each interviewee improve.