Explore your future by getting hands-on experience in a career field you want to explore. There are a number of opportunities (work-based learning activities) available to you and your class. Ask your teacher, advisor, College or High School Career Development Center, or Linked Learning Coordinator to fill out a Teacher Interest Form. CaLL will work with them in providing an opportunity like the ones listed below.
- Career fairs
- Clinical experiences
- College tours
- Guest speakers
- Industry events
- Informational interviews
- Job shadows
- Mock interviews
- On-the-job training
- Resume development
- Service learning
- Workplace tours
Long Beach CaLL’s Summer 2018 internship program connects high school students from the Long Beach Unified School District (LBUSD) to internships with local companies and organizations. The goal of the program is to help young students from diverse backgrounds develop personal and professional skills that will help them attain success in academia and in the workforce.
- Must be 16 by June 15, 2018
- Must complete the application (see link below) by March 31, 2018
- Must upload a resume to the application by March 31, 2018. We no longer require a letter of recommendation from students.
Please note: 1) an interview with LB CaLL will be required; 2) most internships will require that you be available from June 18 - August 25, 2018 (dates may vary, depending on school you attend and employers' requirements); 3) internships may be paid or unpaid; 4) in partnership with LBUSD, elective credits may be earned for some internships; and 5) reliable transportation to and from the internship site is necessary.
To begin the application process, click on the link below and fill out the online application form.
A student internship is a wonderful way for you to gain “real world” experience in a career field that interests you. In the internship, you will apply the professional and technical skills you have learned in your school site’s career pathways courses. Also, you will have the opportunity to practice and further develop your career-related skills. To request an internship, please click on the link below to fill out our form.