Internships

Internships allow students to gain responsibility, build their passion, and get real world experience.

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Internships allow students to gain responsibility, build their passion, and get real world experience. They get something on their resume, which can be helpful in terms of college applications, and future career paths. Since it's similar to a job, interns can get a "pre-job" experience that they would not be able to get elsewhere, along with connections from the company and/or industry. 

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Hi Selynna, 

I agree, internships are a great way for students to discover and test future career paths while connecting with potential mentors in the "real world". You may want to team up with  Michele Meshover who is also thinking about bringing internship opportunities to high school students. Check out her post here --> https://collaborate.teachersguild.org/challenge/reach-higher-better-make-room-teachers-guild-college-journey-collaboration/ideate/internships-wanted

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