About STEP

Our partners approached IMESD to create a solution to two challenges: finding qualified IT workers to service and maintain technology within the schools, and providing students advanced instruction in technology.

Camp and Internship Programs

Student Tech Extended Programs for High School Students

High School Tech Summer Camp: 6/13 to 6/24, limited openings and free for registered high school students attending IMESD’s component school districts

  • 1st week, Mon thru Fri, 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM
  • 2nd week, Mon thru Fri, 8:30 AM - 3:30 PM; attendees will be MS Tech Camp Counselors, (paid for 4-5 hours daily)
  • Supervised Tech Learning Opportunities, Activities and Industry Tours
    • School District Tech Projects (onsite)
    • Tour choices - Hanford’s B Reactor or Forensics/Mechatronics

Summer Technology Camp Programs

HS Students, 2 weeks in June (70 hrs), 20 openings

  • IT staff and Partners, Chaperones
    • Customer service and soft skills needed for a successful career
    • District projects to build upon Expo activities
    • Project to start and expand on by leading MS students during their camp
  • Partner programs
    • Specialized technology development
    • Career exploration
  • Industry tours
  • 2nd week - MS Camp C