The United States Naval Academy Summer STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) program is designed to encourage rising 9th-11th graders to pursue a course of study in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics...(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)
Global Scholar equips youth leaders to be bold and visionary change makers around urgent global challenges. Participants learn about global issues from experts, build tools to engage their peers and communities, and take the next steps in launching purposeful careers. Global Scholars learn with and from some of the brightest young minds working on these issues today...(more)
The Georgetown Pre-College Online Program offers flexible, online courses in international relations, law, medical research, politics/government, and entrepreneurship for students ages 13 and older. You will learn through dynamic video featuring Georgetown instructors, be guided by a mentor well-versed in your course subject, and earn a Certificate of Completion...(more)
World Scholars Academy offers elite online summer courses for ages 12-18 designed and taught by world-leading professional scholars. Discover your future career path and accelerate your success with personalized academic guidance and high-level instruction from the world's most accomplished educators...(more)
The Georgetown Pre-College Online Program offers flexible, online courses in international relations, law, medical research, politics/government, and entrepreneurship for students ages 13 and older. You will learn through dynamic video featuring Georgetown instructors, be guided by a mentor well-versed in your course subject, and earn a Certificate of Completion. The program is available year-round, and the online format enables you to study anywhere, anytime, at your own pace...(more)
PALS is a weeklong program designed for high school students ages 14-19. They get a taste of college life by living in dorms, enjoying on-site dining, and participating in campus activities. At PALS, youth will engage in interactive and socially relevant workshops that challenge and enhance their critical thinking skills while also participating in service projects and hands-on activities that foster personal growth and team building. ..(more)
Gap at CET Siena is an Italian intensive language program for students who have graduated high school. Whether you've previously studied Italian language, or you're just interested in getting to know Italy better—this program is the perfect starting point. ..(more)
Fusion Academy is an accredited private school for students in grades 6-12. The entire educational experience is personalized in our one-to-one classrooms for each student based on their strengths, interests, and learning preferences. As the nation's most engaging educational experience, we can help your middle or high school student rediscover their love of learning. We offer rolling admissions and are ready to customize a schedule that works best for your student. ..(more)
Gap at CET Japan is an intensive language program designed to maximize your progress—each semester covers a year's worth of Japanese. Your teachers are experienced and dedicated, your peers are other motivated gap students and college undergraduates, and the curriculum is immersive and challenging. The program runs for Spring and Fall terms and is based in Osaka...(more)
Gap programs at CET Beijing offer language learning in everything. Uphold a full-time language pledge and live with a Chinese roommate. Enroll in an intensive language class, have one-on-one sessions with an instructor, and even take on theme-based weeks of focused practice...(more)
Why not spend your gap year building critical language skills in the Middle East? Gap at CET Jordan is an Arabic intensive language program for students who have graduated high school. The program runs for Spring, Summer, and Fall terms...(more)
Discover how the Chinese landscape has changed livelihoods and a community’s sense of place over generations. Spend a semester on three major projects to help you study the land, meet the people, and understand the community. If it’s possible to know China, this is the best way to start...(more)
Develop valuable professional skills while exploring the international working world and a potential career path. With Gap at CET Global Virtual Internships, you are matched with an organization in Shanghai, Prague, Taipei, Cali, or Amman, and take a course with other CET interns to help you reflect on the experience and prepare for college...(more)
Are you looking to brush up on your language skills outside of the classroom? Interested in starting to learn a new language this year? Whether you have years of experience or are a total beginner, CET’s Custom Language Training is tailored to suit your needs and interests...(more)
Looking for a way to build critical language skills and meaningfully connect with Chinese culture without leaving home? Spend your winter break taking a comprehensive Chinese language course alongside dedicated teachers and motivated peers...(more)
Looking for a way to build critical language skills in Arabic without leaving home? Take your language learning beyond an app on your phone and connect in live, online classes with dedicated teachers in Jordan and motivated peers during a JanTerm or summer session...(more)
Deepen your academic passions with one of America’s oldest and top universities - Georgetown. This vibrant academic community is an ideal fit for students wanting to experience world-class learning through real-world applications. Georgetown is recognized worldwide for excellence in international relations, politics, and law. ..(more)
Gap at CET Jordan students get top-tier intensive Arabic language instruction and take on an internship with a local organization in Amman. Combined with field-based learning, language partners, and a housing setup designed to engage and acclimate you, it’s a full semester of learning tailored to your interests and goals...(more)