Work Based Learning Program

Ms. Gross and Ms. Zagada, Coordinators


  • PAID Summer Internship in Your CTE Major

    Current Sophomores and Juniors: want a PAID summer internship in your CTE major?  Head to the QV Work-Based Learning page for details & applications.  Deadline to apply is 3/31!

    Work Based Learning
  • ACE Mentor NY

    ACE gives students a creative outlet to explore engineering, architecture, & construction careers. Find out more:

    Work Based Learning
  • C-Tech, CISCO, and Pre-Engineering Students

    NEW Work-Based Learning Opportunities for the Fall & Spring 2017-2018 semesters. Check out the WBL page for more details or see Ms. Zagada in room 449 pds. 4-8 for more info. 

    Work Based Learning
  • NY Explorers Program

    More opportunities for you to explore your career pathways for free and while in high school! Go to the WBL page or click here for more information: QV Work-Based Learning Page

    Work Based Learning

PAID SUMMER INTERNSHIP - CTE Industry Scholars Program (CTEISP) - *Added 3/8/2018

Are you a current Sophomore or Junior and want a PAID summer internship in your CTE major? 

*If you are accepted, your internship will count towards your Work-Based Learning hours requirement for graduation


  1. You must complete the CTE Industry Scholars Program (CTEISP) application by March 31st (Resume and Essay are required)

    Click this link for application -

  2. Based on the application, you are invited for an interview from April 2nd - May 30th

  3. You will be notified on your acceptance by June 8th


See Ms. Zagada Monday-Friday Pds. 4, 6-8 in Room 449 if you have any questions.  You can also e-mail Ms. Zagada at



NY Explorers Program

*UPDATED 11/27/2017

We have an exciting week ahead of us with a few new programs beginning:

  1. Penguin Random House  (Publishing and Writing) Tuesday, November 28th and December 5th @4:30-6:00PM.
    1. This is an exciting opportunity for students with a passion for reading and writing. This is a great opportunity for students to learn about all of the many different exciting career opportunities the publishing industry has to offer.
  2.  Syska Hennessy (Engineering and Building Systems) Thursday, November 30thDecember 7th and 14th  @4:30-6:00PM. 
    1. A fantastic opportunity for students who are interested in the building trades, Syska Hennessy is an industry leader that will provide students with excellent insights into career opportunities in the field of engineering.


We also highly encourage you to take advantage of the following programs:

  1.  Maimonides (Healthcare) Tuesday, December 5th, 12th, and 19th @4:30-6:00PM
  2. New York Prebysterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital (Healthcare) Wednesday, December 13th @4:30-6:00PM
  3. Macquarie (Finance/Investment Banking) Wednesday, December 6th, 13th, and 20th @4:30-6:00PM
  4. Mount Sinai Queens (Healthcare) Thursday, December 14th @4:30PM (Open House with more sessions to follow)


As we mentioned last week, many of our programs are filling up. If a program reaches its maximum number of participants, we remove it as an option on our registration link. Thus, please encourage your students to register for programs they are interested in ASAP as participation is granted on a first come first serve basis.


Here’s a quick list for your convenience of all NY Exploring Programs for Fall 2017:

  1. Tuesday, November 28thDecember 5thDecember 19th @4:30-6:00PM - King County District Attorney’s Office (Law & Government)
  2. Tuesday, November 28th @4:30-6:00PM - American Management Association (Job Readiness)
  3. Tuesday, November 28th, and December 5th @4:30-6:00PM - Penguin Random House (Publishing/Writing)
  4. Tuesday, November 28th @4:30-6:00PM - Gerstein Fisher (Finance/Investment Management)
  5. Tuesday, November 28thDecember 5th, 12th, and 19th @4:30-6:00PM - Steward Partners (Business, Finance, and Wealth Management)
  6. Wednesday, November 29th @6:00PM - Queens District Attorney’s Office (Law and Government)
  7. Wednesday, November 29thDecember 6th, and December 13th @4:30-6:00PM - Richmond County District Attorney’s Office (Law and Government)
  8. Wednesday, November 29th, and December 6th @4:30-6:00PM - Eastern Consolidated (Investment/Commercial Real Estate Development/Entrepreneurship/Capital Advisory)
  9. Wednesday, November 29th, and December 6th @4:30-6:00PM - Dewberry (Engineering)
  10. Wednesday, November 29th @4:30-5:30PM - Silvercup Studios (Theatre/Media/Production)
  11. Thursday, November 30th @4:00-6:00PM - Harlem Hospital (Healthcare)
  12. Thursday, November 30thDecember 7th, and 14th @4:30-6:00PM - Syska Hennessy (Engineering)
  13. Thursday, November 30th @4:30-5:30PM - Jamaica Hospital (Healthcare)
  14. Tuesday, December 5th, 12th, and 19th @4:30-6:00PM - Maimonides (Healthcare)
  15. Wednesday, December 6th, 13th, and 20th @4:30-6:00PM - Macquarie (Finance/Investment Banking)
  16. Tuesday, December 12th @4:15-6:00PM - Gina Gibney Dance (Dance/Performing Arts)
  17. Wednesday, December 13th @4:30-6:00PM - New York Prebysterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital (Healthcare)
  18. Thursday, December 14th @4:30PM (Open House with more sessions to follow) - Mount Sinai Queens (Healthcare)
  19. Thursday, December 21st, and every 3rd Thursday each month through June @5:00-7:00PM - LaGuardia Airport (Aviation)


What do YOU want to see on the QV Work-Based Learning page?

How can Work-Based Learning work better for YOU as a student?

We would love to know! 

Submit your feedback and suggestions using this link: Work-Based Learning Suggestion/Feedback Form

Work-Based Learning Pictures at Events!


Ms. Zagada

WBL Coordinator for C-Tech, CISCO Networking, Electrical Installation, Plumbing, & Pre-Engineering/Electronics 

Location: Rm. 449

Availability: Monday - Friday Periods 4, 6-8 


Voice: (718) 937-3010 ext. 4492 



Ms. Gross

WBL Coordinator for Business, Cosmetology, & Graphic Arts

Location: Rm. 212 

Voice: (718) 937-3010