As part of Illinois Pathways and the STEM Learning Exchanges, the IT Learning Exchange has developed a set of resources around employer engagement and structuring work-based learning opportunities.
ECSS Partnership Card
This partnership card is for employers to indicate their interest in partnering with Early College STEM Schools to provide work-based learning opportunities and/or support, from internships to mentoring or shadowing opportunities.
Parent/Guardian Consent Form
This document outlines for parents/guardians the basic elements and requirements of the internship programs. Parental/guardian consent is required for students to participate in the internship experience.
This student application form includes sections on student interests, as well as technical skill levels in a variety of areas.
As part of a student's application to the program, they are required to submit this thorough teacher recommendation.