You want a program that gives you responsibility and work that makes an impact
Whether you are looking for an internship aligned with your current studies or to explore a new field of interest, UELIP is your opportunity to lead important projects that contribute to the success of DCPS.
You want to experience education reform from the front lines
At DCPS, you’ll get to witness first-hand what it takes to transform an urban school district into one of the highest-performing districts in the country. Our associates don’t just read about change in the papers, they support the daily implementation of education policy at the district level.
You want to work with change-oriented people
UELIP associates, like their full-time DCPS colleagues, are all motivated to do one thing: impact student achievement in our schools. If you are interested in being at the cutting edge of education reform, then you’ll fit in wonderfully with us.
You are looking for an organized program that invests in its associates
UELIP values our associates and we believe it is our responsibility to develop their talent and skills through various professional development opportunities. At DCPS, you will interact with students, teachers, administrators, policy makers, and education leaders and get their unique perspective on education issues.