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WorkReady Summer Programs

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Programs Offered

We will be collaborating with local community stem professionals as well as other stem professionals who work for the better good of others. Some of these professionals will not be the stereotypical representation of a STEM career professional. It will also serve to represent the groups that are under-represented in the STEM professions. Participants will work their way through an online STEM based curriculum provided by PYN/Workready.
Ages:
13-18
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Work experience:
Early
Time of day:
AM
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Referral Code: CE001
Ages:
12-21
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Early
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Referral Code: WE017
Lil Filmmakers Inc.’s mission is to train young underserved artists to use media and the arts as a tool to overcome societal and personal barriers and prepare them for career opportunities in the arts and media industry.
Ages:
14-24
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Work experience:
Innovation Accelerator
Time of day:
Both AM and PM
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Referral Code: IA004
The Independence Seaport Museum’s Ambassador Program provides hands-on learning experiences through two different tracks - the River Ambassadors and the SAILOR Ambassadors. Participants will learn about Philadelphia’s surrounding rivers, including why and how to protect them. The River Ambassadors will learn to lead Citizen Science programs for the public and conduct daily water quality testing. The SAILOR Ambassadors will learn environmental science alongside developing carpentry skills.
Ages:
14-19
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Work experience:
Innovation Accelerator
Time of day:
Both AM and PM
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Referral Code: IA005

Philadelphia Energy Authority

The Philadelphia Energy Authority is offering a six-weeks supplemental training for students enrolled in solar energy training programs at Frankford High School and YouthBuild Philadelphia. The students will gain knowledge and skills in solar panel installation, electricity basics, energy efficiency and weatherization. In this supplemental solar training program, students will have opportunities for hands-on learning and gain exposure to employers in the energy industry.
Ages:
14-24
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Innovation Accelerator
Time of day:
AM
This program has limited capacity left
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Referral Code: IA008
Project Based Learning, Inc is excited to offer a summer program for the rising 10th/11th grade students at The Workshop School. Our various after school clubs that meet through the school year will be going deep in their content areas around Women of Workshop, Automotive Technology/Collision Repair, and WS Industries. This opportunity is limited to Workshop School students only. For example, our students take safety courses through the school year to qualify for the Automotive summer program.
Ages:
14-18
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Early
Time of day:
AM
This program is available
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Referral Code: SL013
Project Based Learning, Inc is excited to offer a summer program for the rising 12th grade students at The Workshop School. Our program will serve as an internship and credentialing incubator for students as a pre-requisite for planning their senior year at The Workshop School. For this reason, this opportunity is limited to Workshop School students only.
Ages:
15-19
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Intermediate
Time of day:
AM
This program is available
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Referral Code: WE015
Temple University’s Center for Community Partnerships provides engaging entry-level, intermediate work experiences, with exposure to professional careers, and interaction with trained adult supervisors. Youth are placed at worksites where they learn while contributing meaningfully to the community worksites. The program includes placement in a professional work environment; pre-employment training; engagement in on-going learning and opportunities for reflection.
Ages:
14-24
Work experience:
Intermediate
Time of day:
Both AM and PM
This program has limited capacity left
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Referral Code: S324
Career Exposure Program recruits 6th & 7th graders between the ages of 12-14 to participate in activities that develop awareness and readiness for a variety of careers. Service Learning Program recruits 8th - 12th graders between the ages of 14-24 to participate in an engaging summer experience. Participants are matched with a project based on their interests. Project areas include: sports leadership, arts & media, education, public health, entrepreneurship, and civic engagement.
Ages:
12-24
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Early
Time of day:
Both AM and PM
This program has limited capacity left
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Referral Code: C113
The Summer Internship Model is designed for youth with prior work or leadership experience. The Internship model provides exposure to professional careers otherwise not accessible to teenagers and/or young adults, opportunities to develop and refine their skills and engagement in ongoing professional development workshops.
Ages:
13-24
Zip codes:
Work experience:
Intermediate
Time of day:
Both AM and PM
This program has limited capacity left
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Referral Code: T113