Learning to Work (LTW) is an in-depth student support, job-readiness, and career exploration component of some Transfer Schools.

Learning To Work helps students:

• Develop the skills to graduate high school and find employment
• Expand their knowledge of career and college options
• Plan for meaningful experiences after high school
• Secure paid internships

Students who enroll in a Transfer School with a LTW component can participate in LTW program activities, including:

Academic Support
• Academic tutoring
• Regents preparation assistance Counseling
• Individual counseling
• Group workshops
• Support for conflict resolution
• Help achieving personal goals College Preparation
• College workshops
• College fairs
• Visits to colleges and universities
• Assistance with applications and financial aid forms Job and Career Development
• In-depth job-readiness and career exploration workshops
• Resumé development and writing
• Paid internships
• Assistance finding a job

An internship is a supervised placement of a student in a business, industry, a social or governmental agency, or other work setting for a semester or summer.  It is an opportunity to learn about an industry while gaining invaluable experience.

What are the requirements for an internship?

  • A completed internship application
  • A resume
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • A copy of your transcript
  • A copy of your student program
  • Interview with the LTW Coordinator

Please see the Learning to Work Coordinator in room B12C for further information.