An internship allows you to gain work experience while still in high school. You’ll be able to develop your skills and gain new ones. It’s work and a chance to explore career possibilities.
Connect the dots between the work you are doing and the goals you’ve set for yourself. You’ll be able to expand your understanding of the workplace by debriefing with your peers.
Many interns are able to find paid opportunities. You also have the option to earn elective credits for your high school transcript.