Welcome to the “INTERNCHIPS Virtual Career Prep Bootcamp”!
This is a FREE Pre-ETS (Pre-Employment Transition Services) program offered in partnership with the Tennessee Department of Human Services-Vocational Rehabilitation (VR) and CHIPS Learning Services, for students ages 14-22 with IEP, 504, or eligible disability.
This 21st-century "hybrid" program offers CCTE (College, Career, and Technical Education) and integrates online teaching with onsite learning. It is designed to serve students both virtually and remotely while at their host site.
Students will be both interns - and future-ready with college, career, and STEAM education. They will also receive transition portfolio training with tools and topics such as:
Job Shadowing (Job Exploration)
Resume Building (Workplace Readiness)
Informational Interviewing (Self-Advocacy)
Professional Networking (Work-Based Learning)
Pathway Planning (Post-Secondary College and Career Planning)