• Host an OUSD Student Intern in the 2018-19 School Year!

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    Host an OUSD High School Intern

    During the 18-19 School Year! 

     

    Many OUSD High Schools operate school year internship programs in which students are prepared for and supported to succeed in internships as a part of their career pathway's program of study. We hope you will sign on to host an intern!

     

    This is your opportunity to support the next generation of industry and community leaders and to become an active agent for an inclusive Oakland economy. 

     

    Select a school from the list below, or contact linkedlearning@ousd.org for advice on next steps.

     

    The schools listed all provide ongoing support and monitoring to ensure students are performing well and learning through their internships. Each school's typical internship schedule is noted however most schools can arrange alternative schedules to accommodate partners. 

     

    Ralphe Bunche Academy 

    Location: West Oakland

    Curricular focus: Culinary Arts, Hospitality, Tourism and Recreation

    Typical Intern Schedule: Wednesdays, 11 AM - 3PM 

    How to connect: Email terrance.holliday@ousd.org

     

    Emiliano Zapata Street Academy

    LocationUptown/Pill Hill

    Curricular focus / Pathway themesSocial Justice & Community Organizing

    Typical Intern ScheduleWednesdays, any four-six hours of the day.

    How to connect: Email bukola.lawal@ousd.org to sign up for their 8/29 Social Justice & Internship Fair

     

    MetWest High School

    LocationEastlake / Downtown

    Curricular focus: Social Entrepreneurship, Individualized Learning focused on student passions and interests

    Typical Intern ScheduleTuesdays & Thursdays, 10:30 - 3PM 

    Program Description: Click here to read more about MetWest and its internship program

    How to connect:: Sign up here to be on MetWest's priority internship site list or to table at their internship options fairs on 9/4 or 9/6.

     

    Life Academy 

    LocationFruitvale

    Curricular focus: Health & Bioscience

    Typical Intern Schedule: Monday/Wednesday or Tuesday/Thursday 1PM - 5PM 

    How to connectEmail kateri.simpson@ousd.org 

     

    Coliseum College Prep Academy

    LocationEast Oakland

    Curricular focus: Entreneurship, Social Justice, Computer Science

    Typical Intern ScheduleTuesday/Thursday 1PM - 5PM 

    How to connectEmail claudia.walker@ousd.org  

     

    Questions? email: linkedlearning@ousd.org

     

     

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