What is Career and Technical Education (CTE)?

What is worked-based learning?

Work-based learning (WBL) is a progressive, multi-year sequence of instructional activities that extends students’ learning from school into a real-world, work-related context. These experiences allow students to build a bridge from adolescence to adulthood 

WBL activities can occur in any grade - at any school; it is a core strategy in Career and Technical Education (CTE). Here are a few examples of different types of WBL that prepare your students to fully participate outside the classroom.