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Guest Blog: Teacher Externship 2020 Summary

Blog post by Christine Ross Christine Ross, the president and CEO of the Maryland Chamber of Commerce, has 22 years of leadership experience in the business community. She is a visionary coalition builder guiding the Maryland Chamber’s efforts to improve competitiveness, attract and retain talent, grow jobs, engage the community, and provide legislative advocacy.  …

How one teacher externship could impact hundreds of students

Blog post by Whitney Harmel Whitney Harmel is the Vice President of Membership at the Maryland Chamber of Commerce. Through her career history and past role as chair of the Emerging Leaders United Council, she has over a decade of sales, leadership, and relationship-building experience. The Maryland Chamber Foundation is scaling our 2020 teacher extern…

Guest blog: Carolyn Lane, Teacher Externship Participant 2020

Blog post by Whitney Harmel Whitney Harmel is the Vice President of Membership and Development at the Maryland Chamber of Commerce. She has over a decade and a half of sales, leadership, and relationship-building experience and proudly serves on the board of two non-profit organizations in Maryland. CAROLYN LANE: Participant in the Maryland Chamber Foundation Externship Program   Carolyn…

Teacher Externship Programs

Teacher externships offer teachers the opportunity to gain firsthand experience working in industries related to the subjects they teach in order to enhance their curriculum and educate their students on both the hard and soft skills required to enter the workforce. WHERE IS IT WORKING? While many externships take similar shape, the way in which…

Growing the teacher externship program in 2020

Blog post by Whitney Harmel Whitney Harmel is the Director of Strategic Partnerships at the Maryland Chamber of Commerce. Through her career history and past role as chair of the Emerging Leaders United Council, she has over a decade of sales, leadership, and relationship-building experience. Heading in to the new year, the Maryland Chamber Foundation…

Guest Blog: Jeffrey Mueller, Teacher Externship Participant 2020

Blog post by Whitney Harmel Whitney Harmel is the Vice President of Membership and Development at the Maryland Chamber of Commerce. She has over a decade and a half of sales, leadership, and relationship-building experience and proudly serves on the board of two non-profit organizations in Maryland. JEFFREY MUELLER: Participant in the Maryland Chamber Foundation Externship Program  Baltimore…

Guest blog: Kibwe Shelton, Teacher Externship Participant 2020

Blog post by Whitney Harmel Whitney Harmel is the Vice President of Membership and Development at the Maryland Chamber of Commerce. She has over a decade and a half of sales, leadership, and relationship-building experience and proudly serves on the board of two non-profit organizations in Maryland. KIBWE SHELTON: Participant in the Maryland Chamber Foundation Extern Program  Last…

Allowing every Maryland student to thrive through our Teacher Externship Program

Blog post by Whitney Harmel Whitney Harmel is vice president of membership and development at the Maryland Chamber of Commerce, with expertise in small, large, local and international business. She is passionate about sharing the Chamber’s vision with the Maryland business community because the transformational work we do in economic development and grassroots advocacy and…

Guest Blog: Shiron Lindsay, Teacher Externship Participant 2020

Blog post by Whitney Harmel Whitney Harmel is the Vice President of Membership and Development at the Maryland Chamber of Commerce. She has over a decade and a half of sales, leadership, and relationship-building experience and proudly serves on the board of two non-profit organizations in Maryland. SHIRON LINDSAY: Participant in the Maryland Chamber Foundation Externship Program  Baltimore…

Maryland Chamber Foundation’s Teacher Externship Program Grows by 766% in 2021

PRESS RELEASE June 2, 2021 Contact: Eleanor Goedeke (301) 325-4777 egoedeke@mdchamber.org Maryland Chamber Foundation’s Teacher Externship Program Grows by 766% in 2021 ANNAPOLIS, Md.— The Maryland Chamber Foundation proudly announces the launch of its 2021 Teacher Externship Program, a unique opportunity for 25 Maryland educators to be paired with local businesses with the goal of…