Supply Expertise – Strengthen Potential – Shape the Future

WHY Partner

Strengthen the academic and professional capacity of your future workforce
Increase marketing and advertising opportunities
Increase your presence in the community
Network with other businesses
Increase company recognition
Enhance goodwill

WHAT is a Partnership

A business partnership with Houston ISD is a mutually supportive relationship between a business and the school district in which the partners commit themselves to specific goals and activities intended to benefit students,
schools, and the regional workforce.

HOW to Partner

Evaluate Student Work (Authentic Assessment)
Offer a Project Related Internship
Host Student Internships
Provide Teacher Externship
Offer a Virtual Apprenticeship
Provide Service Learning
Offer Job Shadowing
Invite a class to a Company Tour/Field Trip/Visit
Champion /Advocate for the School or Program
Coach Teachers
Give Industry Input on Curriculum
Provide Project Ideas
Be a program or school Advisory Board Member
Be a Guest Speaker

Career and Technical Education Programs of Study Available in HISD

Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources

Architecture and Construction

Arts, Audio/VideoTechnology, and Communications

Business Management and Administration

Education and Training


Government and Public Administration

Health Science

Hospitality and Tourism

Human Services

Information Technology

Law, Public Safety, Corrections, and Security




Transportation, Distribution, and Logistics

Business and Industry Partnerships

Business and Industry Partnerships

Ways to Get Involved

Business Partnership Spotlight

Business Partnership Spotlight

Meet Our Partners

Career Programs of Study

Career Programs of Study

Find a School Near You

Houston ISD Chamber of Commerce

Houston ISD Chamber of Commerce

Provide Leadership



Teach a Teacher

Join us at the Career EXPO

Join us at the Career EXPO

Register as an Exhibitor

Hire Students

Hire Students

Submit Job Opportunities for Students



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Student Spotlight


Teacher Externships