Educator Step 1: Prepare for an Internship
Review your school district guidelines regarding internships. Utilize the Employer Toolkit as a resource for the internship process. It contains internship information from an employers perspective and legal information. Follow a general Internship-Readiness Syllabus.
Review state laws regarding paid & non-paid internships and child labor restrictions and exemptions. The Bureau of Labor & Industries (BOLI) has information available on their website regarding current labor laws.
Youth CareerConnect partners commit to supporting their interns and employer host throughout the experience. A clear understanding of the internship process, allows the educator to optimize the experience.