Local Partnerships are an integral part of preparing our learners for the world after K-12. Engaging our learners with real-world experiences, and bringing to life those experiences as a complement to their curriculum, is of utmost importance for ensuring CISD graduates are the most sought after graduates in the region.
How Do I Get Started?
Step 1: Fill out the interest form.
Step 2: Meet with Tammy Taylor, Director of Marketing & Business Partnerships, to find the best match between your organization and the needs of our schools.
Step 3: Ensure that anyone in your organization who will be in direct contact with our learners fills out the Criminal Background Check Form one week in advance.
There are a number of opportunities we can create together, to fulfill our vision for partnership.
Customized programs and strategic partnerships designed to enable grade-level appropriate experiences K-12
Mentors and Coaches in the classroom
Project and presentation evaluators
Problem-solving projects and programs for which our learners enable solutions (both in theory and in practical terms)
Enabling jobs, via job shadow, internships and other means
Site-based field/study trips to see and experience work in action
What Do Our Partners Say About The Program?
"We do believe that our investment in the school district gives us more back than it takes to do it. My staff comes back energized and excited after meetings with students. We are so grateful to be a part of it. I’d challenge each of you to find a way to work with CISD. "-Jason McCann, President of Gemmy Industries