Agenda Item
Meeting Date: 11/7/2019 - 6:30 PM
Type: Info
Subject: Work-Based Learning Update (7:45 to 8:00)
ACPS Division Objective :
Objective 1
We will engage every student.
Objective 3
We will improve opportunity and achievement.
Objective 4
We will create and expand partnerships.
File Attachment:
ACPS School Board - Nov. 7, 2019.pptx
Summary: Work-Based Learning (WBL) is the alignment of classroom and workplace learning; application of academic, technical, and employability skills in a work setting; and support from classroom or workplace mentors (Career & Technical Education, USDOE: WBL is a critical strategy in preparing students for 21st century jobs and in making connections to career pathways that lead to meaningful postsecondary experiences and employment. Through WBL experiences (i.e. internships, externships, credentialing, etc.), students become aware of multiple paths toward college and career. This agenda item is an update on WBL progress.
Recommendation: Receive for information.
Recommended By:
Kimberly Link - Work and Community-Based Learning Coordinator
Signed By:
Debora Collins - Deputy Superintendent
Signed By:
Dr. Matthew Haas - Superintendent