We expand our perspective

Experiential Opportunities

Students gain exposure and cultivate agency through field studies, career shadowing, and community action initiatives. Perspectives is also proud to offer after school enrichment and athletic programs, and enhances learning opportunities for our students through  our partnerships with the local business community and service programs.

At Perspectives, students have opportunities to enrich and strengthen their intellectual skills through innovative instructional approaches that include:

Career Shadowing Placements
  • Akuna
  • AAR
  • Bo Dome
  • Lundbeck
  • Circuit Court of Cook County
  • City Community Development
  • EY
  • The Art Institute
  • So much more!
Program Partners
  • After School Matters
  • Louder than a Bomb
  • City Colleges
  • NFTE
  • Magnetar
  • Girl Scouts
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters
  • Illinois Institute of Technology
  • One Goal
  • Peer Health Exchange
  • Genesys Works
Corporate Partners
  • AAR
  • Akuna
  • Allstate
  • Baldwin Richardson Foods
  • Citi Community Development
  • EY
  • Horizon Therapeutics
  • Lundbeck
  • Winston & Strawn
Field Studies
  • Cultural field trips
  • Exposure to fine arts
  • Interactive learning expeditions
  • Team building projects
  • Touring Chicago musuems
  • So much more!

“For us at Horizon, our partnerships with Perspectives is more than just writing a check. We have a vested interest in lending our time, knowledge, energy and passion in ways that are mutually beneficial.”

Holly Copeland, Director of Public Relations and Corporate Social Responsibility

Horizon Therapeutics