The 2017 Teacher Summer Externship will be held 8 a.m. - 4 p.m., June 13-15, 2017 on the campus of KU Medical Center in Kansas City, Kan. Registration is 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 2017 Teacher Summer Externship need to complete and sign the following documents. Once completed, please return to Seth Nutt by email at firstname.lastname@example.org 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: