Junior Docent Interns WorkReady youth development summer program is for students (grades 9-12) attending high schools in Philadelphia. Junior Docent Interns train to become climate advocates. They create art and science-based projects and presentations to use while conducting tours down the trails of Cobbs Creek Park. This six-week WorkReady summer program at the Cobbs Creek Environmental Education Center expands knowledge of science and environmental justice , while strengthening skills in communication, critical thinking, and leadership. Students are paid by UAC/PYN and can earn up to $1,000+ for an exciting summer job experience.
State Rep. Joanna McClinton sponsored a grant from the PA Dept. of Education for CCCEEC, Inc. to bring an exciting civic education program to 10 schools in West and Southwest Philadelphia.
Keep in mind that Environmental and Social justice begins with the power of the vote. Students who are 17 and turn 18 in time to participate in the election on May 16, 2023, can REGISTER NOW. The deadline to register for the next election is May 1, 2023, and 17-year-olds with a birthday before election day are eligible. REGISTER NOW!