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    Internship Opportunities for Nathan Hale Students

    Teens in Public Service Logo Teens in Public Service - OPEN NOW

    Teens in Public Service (TIPS) is dedicated to producing future leaders committed to their communities by connecting teens with life-changing opportunities and internships at non-profit organizations. These summer internships offer teens practical work experience, an understanding of ethical leadership, and a venue to put their values into action. Students age 15-19 can now apply to serve as a paid summer intern in the 2020 TIPS Summer Internship Program. TIPS Interns work with a selection of nonprofit organizations in a variety of roles to support their community-based and develop public service leadership skills. Two letters of recommendation are required and all application materials must be received by February 28, 2020. Click link below for more info.

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    Seattle Children's Hospital

    1. Seattle Children's Hospital allows students 16+ to volunteer for 3 hour weekly shifts. For any student who has an interest in health care or child development, you are encouraged to look at their volunteer opportunities available.

    2. Seattle Children's STEM Internships
    Seattle Children’s Research Institute is committed to cultivating an inclusive and diverse workforce, and inspiring the next generation of scientists, physicians, and healthcare workers. During the summer, our Science Education Department offers high school students from underrepresented groups in STEM the opportunity to apply for a competitive and paid internship position at Seattle Children’s Research Institute. Selected interns engage in cutting-edge research, work with leading research scientists, learn essential laboratory skills and take part in workshops on ethics, laboratory safety, college readiness and career exploration. This internship provides students with a solid foundation for a future career in STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) fields. Seattle Children's STEM Internships

    Team Read logoTeam Read: Reading Coaches 

    Teens bring energy, creativity, compassion, and commitment to their work as the reading coaches of our 2nd and 3rd graders. As coaches, the teens work one-on-one with the students by: modeling great reading with read-alouds; growing students’ vocabulary through work on phonics and recognizable “sight words”; asking questions that encourage reading comprehension; playing literacy games; developing fluency through reading “just right” books; building friendships that boost confidence; and sharing their love of reading. 

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    Washington State Senate Page Program

    The Washington State Legislature has one of the finest page programs in the country. Hundreds of students throughout Washington State have an opportunity each year to take part in the legislative process and observe the Legislature and other branches of state government in action. The page is a helping hand during legislative sessions, which run from January through March or April. Pages perform many tasks that allow senators and staff to focus on legislative duties. Pages spend two hours each day in page school learning about the legislative process. Applicants must be at least 14 years of age and have not reached their 17th birthday.

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    Pacific Science Center logo Pacific Science Center's Discovery Corps - OPEN NOW

    Young people will be immersed in the Pacific Science Center community through hands-on training to present educational programs for public guests, behind the scenes projects, workshops and social events. The immediate activities are fun, but the long term benefits are great too: program members will develop their confidence, job skills, learn about careers education in science, technology, engineering, math (STEM) and education fields. Once members have completed approximately 100 hours of service learning, including training as volunteers, they will be assessed on skills and performance. If expectations are met, members can be hired into a paid position. 9th and 10th graders are encouraged to apply and open to all high school aged youth. Application and two letters of recommendation due by January 10, 2020.  Apply Now!

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