The Benefits of Apprenticeships/Internships in Determining Post-High School Options
Grades: 6 - 12

Video Description: New May 2022! An economist with the Federal Reserve discuses the benefits of apprenticeships and internships as a personal investement in determing career, training, and education options beyond high school.

Type of Video: Segment*
Unique Video ID: Economics-56**

Quick Ideas for Using the Video:

  • Use the video with students as they consider their options beyond high school.
  • Use the video in a flipped learning activity by having students watch the video in advance of a discussion on their post-high school options. Have students list factors and benefits mentioned that might affect them as well as any additional factors of their own to bring to the discussion.

To learn more about investing in education and training, check out the full program this segment is edited from: The Economics of Education and Training Beyond High School.

*Segment videos are short excerpts edited from interviews or interactive programs that offer flexible and differentiated ways to use the rich content included in the full-length conversation.

**The unique Video ID can be used to quickly locate a single video in the ET collection. This search function is designed to let teachers assign students to watch a specific video and have only that video appear as a search result. Just click on Search and choose “By Video ID.” Then type in the Video ID as it appears above. Be sure to include the dash.