Intern connect provides a highly structured, time-limited learning experience for 16-24 year old youth who are interested in exploring careers in a particular industry/business as well as developing their foundational technical skills, soft skills, and career readiness skills. Intern Connect engages students in their own learning and provides multiple opportunities for reflection on their internship experience, both verbally and in writing. Additionally, Intern Connect provides practical experiences and interactions with industry professionals that extend/deepen their classroom learning and support the development of 21st Century Skills that are needed to thrive in the workplace.
Career Launch Opportunities
The most intensive type of career connected learning program, Career Launch programs are business sponsored apprenticeships that combine paid, meaningful work experiences with aligned classroom learning. Students take classes toward a credential while becoming a competitive job candidate.