The dates for the 2018 Teacher Summer Externship have not been finalized. Please check back later for more information. As in previous years, the 2018 Teach Summer Externship will be held on the campus of KU Medical Center in Kansas City, Kan. Registration will be limited to the first 15 applicants. There is no cost to attend this event, however, hotel accommodations and meals will be the responsibility of the participants.
Teachers wishing to participate in the 2018 Teacher Summer Externship need to complete and sign the following documents. Once completed, please return to Seth Nutt by email at email@example.com or by fax at (620) 235-4041.
Teacher Bio Sketch
Infection Control Form
KUMC Photo/Video Release
The KU Medical Center Area Health Education Center developed the Teacher Summer Externship to provide an opportunity for health career cluster teachers to obtain continuing education hours toward in accordance with the Kansas State Department of Education's approval process for implementation or continuation of the Health Science Career Pathway/Cluster curriculum.
The externship was piloted in 2009 with 3 teachers from the Kansas City, Kan. school district. It was expanded in 2012 offering the externship during two separate weeks. The goals of the Teacher Summer Externship are:
To meet the goals listed above, the Teacher Summer Externship includes: