151. Giving Students Career Experience with Internships with Tammy Cooper

Learning Unboxed

Jun 27 2022 • 32 mins


High school internship programs can be a fabulous experience for students and, when done well, are incredibly productive for all parties involved. Internships can run from work-based experiences to being fully embedded in a workplace. Tammy Cooper has been the internship coordinator at the Marysville Early College STEM School for the past five years. She talks about some of the benefits of internships, how students can get involved, and what’s in it for the businesses that participate as well. To learn more, visit: http://pastfoundation.org (pastfoundation.org) We unbox: What Marysville Early College STEM School is and what they do What students get out of an internship The experience for the company during an internship Getting workplaces on board for internship opportunities Resources: https://www.marysville.k12.oh.us/marysvilleearlycollegehighschool_home.aspx (Marysville Early College STEM School) LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/tammy-cooper-a27003104/ (linkedin.com/in/tammy-cooper-a27003104) Mentioned in this episode: Learning Unboxed Audience Survey Thank you for listening to Learning Unboxed! As we work on the next 150 episodes we want to hear how we can best tailor this podcast to your needs. Please go to https://www.pastfoundation.org/survey to share your insights. https://learningunboxed.captivate.fm/luaudiencesurvey (Audience Survey)