A SchoolTalk JumpStart participant inventories program tablets as part of their summer work experience.

SchoolTalk’s JumpStart is a summer youth employment program for D.C. youth designed to provide individualized supports and skill-building opportunities to successfully complete and learn from their Marion S. Barry Summer Youth Employment Program (MBSYEP) worksite placement experience

Logo - JumpStartJumpStart Program Eligibility

  • Be a Marion S. Barry Summer Youth Employment Program (MBSYEP) participant
  • Be an RSA client
  • Be enrolled in school through the end of the school year
  • Be on the IEP certificate pathway
  • Be between the ages of 14 and 21
  • Be interested in MBSYEP employment preparation and supports

Contact your RSA counselor for more information.