Humboldt County Office of Education: Technology Exploration Summer Institute (TESI)

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Congratulations to the 2022 TESI Program participants!


TESI | Technology Exploration Summer Institute

TESI is a free four-week summer education program that provides local high school students* the opportunity to explore career fields in Information and Communication Technologies (ICT).

*Space is limited, priority may be given to graduating seniors

Why should you apply?

  • Explore various technology careers
  • Gain experience in the industry
  • Will receive ½ unit of credit from College of the Redwoods

Topics Overview

  • Introduction to ICT
  • IT Concepts and Terminology
  • Infrastructure
  • Applications & Software
  • Software Development
  • Database Fundamentals
  • Security

Also included: Three days of touring ICT worksites and talking with industry professionals, and potential mentoring from IBM professionals (tentative).

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2023 Program Dates

June 20th – July 14th

Program Information

Megan Freitas
Department Secretary

Career & College Coordinator

Tanya Trump
Director, Career & College Resources

TESI Partners

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Education at Work Initiatives
Education at Work
Trades Academy
Health Career Education Pathway
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College Connect
Career Speaker Series