Classroom Blog

Interns Volunteer at Benjamin’s House

  To practice budgeting and help make a difference in our community, we partnered with Thrivent Financial to furnish rooms for Benjamin's House in Rice Lake! We used our allotted money to research and plan our purchase of pillows, clocks, lamps and other items Benjamin's House uses to support local families!

Workplace Safety and the Intern

Another goal in the Project SEARCH curriculum is to educate interns in the area of workplace safety. Interns will demonstrate knowledge and skills related to safety in the workplace by: Practicing functional literary skills for the workplace - safety signs, directional signs and symbols, locating areas on a map Identify safe working practices related to… Continue reading Workplace Safety and the Intern

Self Advocacy and the Intern

One of the goals in the Project SEARCH curriculum is to educate interns in the area of self advocacy. Interns will display an understanding of self-advocacy skills by: Showing understanding of one's disability Understanding the rights and responsibilities as defined by law pertaining to people with disabilities. Demonstrating the ability to properly disclose one's disability… Continue reading Self Advocacy and the Intern