Learn how a public cyber charter school uses field trips to give middle and high school students real world experiences of professionals in a variety of fields.
From Commonwealth Charter Academy
Learn how schools can partner with local businesses to arrange student conferences, guest speakers, job shadowing, mentorships and internships.
Learn how 8th graders apply geometry and personal finance knowledge to design and budget for their dream homes.
Learn how to organize a show featuring students’ art projects at your school.
Read about an event that allows students to celebrate their cultures and promotes acceptance and diversity.
Read students and staff reflections on internships and job shadow experiences.
Read about the benefits of job shadowing, how to set up job shadowing opportunities, and how to get the most out of the experience.
Read about how a polymath university professor from Texas spent a week at a Virginia high school and enriched teachers’ practice and students’ learning experiences.
Learn tips for setting up meaningful job shadowing experiences for students.
Learn how mentorship is helping high school students transform their communities and future prospects.