Skip To Main Content

Work-based learning is a coordinated sequence of experiences designed to provide students with real-world learning through partnerships with local businesses and industry professionals. These learning activities help students explore careers and choose an appropriate career path. Students choosing this as a pathway to graduation must complete 250 hours of qualified work-based learning to meet state and national reporting requirements.

 
Work-Based Learning offers students:
  • On-the-job training
  • Real-world experience
  • Paycheck opportunities
  • Networking and mentoring
  • A jump start on a potential careers
  • An easier transition to full-time employment after graduation
Students interested in participating should see the job specialist at their high school.
 
For more information, email expandedlearning@apslearns.org or call 330-761-3067.
Expanded Learning, Work-Based Learning Logo
Students taking a photo together at a trivia night.