Andrew interned at Nebo School District during Winter Semester 2022.
Describe a day in your life as an intern.
7:30 - get to work, check emails, check in with admin team, walk the halls and be a presence. 8:00 - attend admin meetings with other school staff 9:30 - Call in students and work with them 1 on 1 to help with grades or behavior issues 10:30 - Odd jobs and help deal with issues that come up 11:30 - Leave to go to my job.
What industry/job specific skills did you learn?
Educational administration and Leadership.
What are three things that you learned from this experience that could be applied to other settings?
Use district level specialists to deal with complex issues, everything runs smoother when leadership is distributed, teachers work non-stop and a culture of gratitude and recognition is important.
What was your favorite part of your internship?
Getting to know caring administrators who have a similar passion for school improvement.
How did this experience contribute to your growth?
Gave me 1000 hours of experience outside of my normal job duties.