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Capstone Experiences

 YOUTH INTERNSHIP | ENTREPRENEURSHIP EXPERIENCE |
 SENIOR EXPERIENCE | SERVICE LEARNING


Capstone experiences allow students the opportunity to consolidate and apply the learning from their high school coursework into a meaningful and relevant career-related experience. This student-driven experience is based on the student’s chosen career cluster or pathway and designed to help increase college and career readiness.

YOUTH INTERNSHIP

Youth Internships allow students the opportunity to consolidate and apply the learning from their high school coursework into a meaningful and relevant on-the-job experience. An Internship is an opportunity for a student to spend time with one or more employees at a business, non-profit organization or government agency. The objective is to observe and gain hands-on experience in how business and industry work. The Internship experience is selected based on the student’s chosen career cluster/pathway.



ENTREPRENEURSHIP EXPERIENCE

The Entrepreneurship Experience provides a student with the opportunity to develop the skills needed to become a business owner. Through a hands-on project the student takes responsibility for meeting timelines, making decisions, conducting research, preparing and making presentations – all skills needed for success in the workplace.

 Entrepreneurship Experience Framework 2010
  Complete Document
  Introduction
  Implementation and Responsibilities
  Idea or Product
  The Business Plan
  The Portfolio
  The Presentation


SENIOR EXPERIENCE

A Senior Experiences allows a student to see the connections between what he or she is learning now and the application to postsecondary and careers. They become an expert in their chosen topic area and showcase the skills and abilities they have gained through their high school experience.
 Senior Experience Framework
  Complete Document
  Introduction
  Implementation and Responsibilities
  Topic Section
  Research Paper
  The Product
  The Portfolio
  The Presentation





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