Texas OnCourse Leader Fellow Christi Barrera

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How Schools Can Partner with the Workforce for Work Based Learning in Texas

Posted by Texas OnCourse Leader Fellow Christi Barrera on Apr 25, 2019 11:34:21 AM

Ask any educator what their ultimate goal is for their students and you’re likely to hear something in regard to preparing them for the future. What does this boil down to? Typically a career that can provide for the individual and help them live a satisfying life. It makes sense that educational institutions partner more effectively with the workforce to make this goal more attainable through work based learning in Texas. We have great resources available through our partners at the Texas Workforce Commission (TWC). Below, we outline some ways you, as an educator, can take advantage of collaborating with TWC and other local workforce resources.

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Topics: Jobs and Careers, Educators, High School, Academic Planning