The Rutherford Works High School Internship Program is a partnership with employers who offer students productive and meaningful work assignments with a learning component ideally related to their area of interest. The Internship Program will provide 60 rising seniors who reside in Rutherford County the opportunity to gain paid work experience with a Rutherford County employer.
Students will learn about and begin to develop 21st Century skills and competencies needed for success in the workplace. The duration of internship is 4 weeks or 64 working hours. In addition to gaining work experience, students will also receive 4 hours of pre-employment training and 16 hours of work based learning.
Sponsor the 2017 Teach Ready Instructional Technology and STEM Conference
TEACH READY 2017 POWER UP For SUCCESS will provide teachers from across the K-12 spectrum with the tools to help our students become critical thinkers, problem solvers and comfortable with the technology that impacts their lives everyday.
Last year, 200 teachers from Rutherford County attended the conference to learn more about implementing STEM and Technology in their day-to-day classroom setting.