PowerPoint presentation describing the process of creating viable internships which meet accreditation standards and best practices in higher education; how to design internship positions and competitively maneuver student recruiting from area institutions; and the process for orienting, training, and mentoring interns toward learning outcomes and performance success.
21st Century Internships: Engaging Academically And Experientially Prepared First And Second Year College Students
Cynthia Simon and Mary C. Black
In this age of technology and early career planning, high school students are increasingly engaged in academically rigorous internships. However, they often must wait several years before being allowed to participate in college internships. This PowerPoint presentation highlights the secondary internship best practice credentials, challenges the high school to college internship gap, and concludes with ideas to help stakeholders troubleshoot, design, pitch, and implement 200-level credit-bearing internship programs for... Read More