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The Smithsonian offers fun and challenging experiences for K-12 students that build confidence and skills of self-expression, communication, leadership, and provide college and career preparation.
Fellows have the opportunity to study and work intensively with our collections and experts. Internships are as varied as the museums and research centers themselves.
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Free online courses from the Smithsonian through edX, an online learning destination and MOOC provider.