As a Business Partner you Could…
Serve on an academy Business Advisory Board that meets for one hour, four times a year to ensure academies are preparing students for current workforce needs
Speak to a class on a specific topic or career field
Provide tours of your business
Enable students to Job Shadow for 1-2 hours on weekdays during a school semester
Host Teacher Externships
Provide Student Internships (paid or unpaid; usually during the summer for students who will be rising seniors)
Review curriculum and equipment to be sure both are current
Be a loaned “executive” teaching class part of a day for a semester
Conduct mock or real interviews with students to help them develop skills
Mentor a student interested in your field (in school or by e-mail)
Donate financial or in-kind gifts to support the academies, including scholarships.
High School Showcase Sponsors
Thank you to our 2016 High School Showcase Sponsors who have helped underwrite our Programs of Choice marketing efforts for the year.