"1 of 25 Summer Schools of the Arts,” – The National Endowment for the Arts. Traveling Players offers a range of programs for theatre students, from advanced performance & technical theatre training in our 6-week pre-college Shakespeare Troupe to 1-week introductory workshops for beginners...(more)
TeenLife Capital Region
Welcome to TeenLife Capital Region! From this regional page, you’re able to explore all of the TeenLife opportunities that take place around the Washington, D.C. area and the Capital Region!
Whether you’re looking for summer programs, gap year options, volunteer opportunities or something else entirely, TeenLife is here to help. Opportunities on this page are intended for all teens age 13 – 19, and cost, location and program length vary deepening on the program.
What does TeenLife Capital Region have to offer? Teens can spend their summer exploring the nation’s capital through exciting historical summer programs. They can take classes on many different subjects at the prestigious Georgetown University! Or, they can deepen a love for action and activism through a number of different politically-minded volunteer opportunities.
No matter what you want to do in Washington, D.C. this year, TeenLife is here to help you find the opportunities that match your interests. Use the filters on the left side of this screen to narrow down your search and start exploring today!
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Focused on the idea of direct and intensely creative education, the Corcoran offers 22 bachelors and masters degrees in the visual and performing arts, as well as in art history, interior architecture and museum studies...(more)
The Summer Academy offers participants a rich experience reading and discussing original texts in lively conversations led by St. John's faculty. Through collaborative inquiry, students learn to listen actively and articulate their ideas...(more)
This summer, experience the excitement of college life at Georgetown University. Our Summer High School Programs offer the opportunity to take undergraduate courses for three or four college credits while attending our college prep seminar to master the SAT/ACT for the college admission process!..(more)
In Georgetown's 3-week Medical Academy, you'll get a snapshot of a first-year medical school curriculum while exploring topics ranging from neuroscience and pathology to anatomy, immunity, cardiology, and endocrinology...(more)
In Georgetown's Forensic Science Academy, you'll gain a firsthand look at the world of forensic science from professionals in the field—including investigators, detectives, special agents, medicolegal death investigators, crime scene technicians, pathologists, and lawyers...(more)
The 1-Week Medical Academy at Georgetown University provides you with an introduction to the field of medicine—and a glimpse into the Georgetown Medical Center, which includes the nationally ranked School of Medicine and School of Nursing & Health Studies, in addition to the world-renowned Lombardi Cancer Center...(more)
The Community of Scholars program is a rigorous college-credit summer program designed for students entering their junior and senior years of high school. The program offers academically outstanding students the chance to broaden their understanding of international relations by enrolling in a 3-credit college class designed just for them. Students will sample the undergraduate experience and take advantage of what the School of International Service (SIS) has to offer. ..(more)
American University (AU) offers high school students the opportunity to pursue their interests in greater depth by enrolling in 1-credit online courses covering a range of topics, from international diplomacy and law to biotechnology and forensic science. By enrolling in an AU Summer Scholars course, students will enjoy a stimulating, rigorous, and personalized college-level learning experience especially tailored to high school students...(more)
The Public Health Leadership Summer Institute and Medical Academy is an unparalleled college-preparatory experience. Available both IN-PERSON AND VIA DOWNLOAD, participants will experience a TRANSFORMATION while exploring public health, clinical medicine, and social justice. ..(more)
PrepMatters offers expert analysis and instruction in the one-on-one setting needed to tailor a customized learning strategy. Each student partners with a tutor who is not only an expert in his field but also a superior teacher who genuinely enjoys teaching and helping young people succeed...(more)
The School Counseling Group (SCG) assists individuals and families seeking advice on matters of education, emotional growth and school placement pertaining to colleges, universities and gap year programs, special needs, emotional growth and therapeutic schools and programs...(more)
Judy Bass provides comprehensive college and postsecondary planning services for students with learning differences, ADHD, Asperger's Syndrome, Autism Spectrum Disorder. Guidance in fostering independence and self-advocacy; assistance in obtaining college accommodations...(more)