Posts Tagged ‘internship’

Plano ISD Teachers Become Externs for Local Companies

Posted by Mallory Houser

While most teachers unwind from the bustling school year during the summer, Plano ISD teachers are utilizing their time out of the classroom in a new type of professional development.

The Plano Mayor’s Summer Internship Program, sponsored by Capital …

Mayor’s Intern Fellows Program
Celebrates Largest Class

Posted by Amanda Hayes


Lorena Watson landed her dream job as a family therapist after graduating from the University of Texas at Austin. A pivotal point in her educational journey, however, came years earlier as a Dallas high …

My Story as a Female Engineer

Posted by Shradha Aiyer

Feb. 21 marked the beginning of National Engineers Week, calling attention to the important role that an engineer plays, and to attracting the next generation to the profession.

In order to celebrate the week, let’s hear directly from the …

Real-World Schooling

Posted by Lynn McBee

When I attended high school, I learned reading, writing, and arithmetic, with a few practical classes thrown in for good measure. I was a lover of science and nature and curious about everything, but there was no outlet for me …