The Mayor’s Intern Fellows Program gives Dallas ISD high school juniors and seniors real world experience in a professional field.
The Hub is spotlighting some of these Dallas ISD students participating in the program. Today, meet Taylor Griffin, a student at Skyline High School who is an intern with Dallas ISD’s Summer Learning and Extended Day Service Department.
What is your role as an intern?
To provide a helping hand to the summer learning and extended day services program.
What do you hope to accomplish through the internship?
I want to know more about the business environment and whether it’s for me or not.
What do you hope your career will be after school?
I want to be a fashion forecaster because I love different colors, cultures, and styles. I like to move around and be outside.
What have you learned through the internship?
The work environment here is different compared to what I am used to, but I do enjoy the internship despite any mistakes I might make.