SPRING SENIOR TECHNOLOGY PROJECT  

Burlington Public High School offers seniors who are interested in computer science careers, the option of a completing a Fourth Quarter Capstone Technology Project or Certification Program. Industry mentors are an important part of the experience for students.

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LOCATED AT BURLINGTON HIGH SCHOOL

Students come into the school as if it were a real job.

CORPORATE PARTNERS

Volunteer Mentors meet with students one time a week, at lunch or breakfast (we provide bagels and pizza) for weekly “Office Hours” or via a virtual meeting.

SCHEDULE

April 8 - May 18 (no meetings the week of April 15th)

  • Breakfast Office Hour - Wednesdays at 8:30 - 9: 30 am

  • Lunch Office Hour - Fridays at 11:30 am - 12:30

MENTOR ROLE:

Students will share their progress  with projects, and mentors:

  • Listen

  • Offer feedback

  • Recommend resources

  • Encourage

  • Share their career path from high school to career

 

Burlington High School teachers are always available during Office Hours, and will match Mentors and students  

This program was initiated by two engineers from MITRE, who wanted to share their passion for technology and inspire the next generation. They continue to lead this effort and can talk with your company or volunteers.