CareerWise is a modern youth apprenticeship program. Students work in modern workplaces accruing meaningful work and accessing debt-free college credits. Read More!
Work Based Learning We know that one of the most effective ways to prepare students for jobs is to give them real world experience. Work-based learning is a strategy that combines skill development with real world training opportunities. Apprenticeships and other work-based learning activities create opportunities for youth and adults to develop the skills needed […] Read More!
Western Colorado Community College is committed to student success. Whether you are interested in an associate degree, a certificate, customized industry training, or a change in your career options, we are here to serve you.
Recommendations from business advisory committees help us keep all aspects of instruction current and relevant to today's employment needs. We offer valuable, hands-on instruction that equips you with real-world skills and lets you step into the career you want. Read More!
District 51 has many ways for high school students to learn about themselves, explore careers, engage in career readiness, and prepare for next steps after graduation. ICAP & Naviance What is CTE? The overall goal of Career & Technical Education is to provide quality educational programs emphasizing core academic content, Postsecondary & Workforce Readiness (PWR) […] Read More!
Volunteering What should you do first? Make sure you have the resources you need to be able to be reliable for your employer. Evaluate how you will get to work on an ongoing basis (car, a ride, bus, walk, bike). Create a job search plan that align with your mode of transportation. Create a resume […] Read More!
YOUNG ENTREPRENEURS ACADEMY Apply Today! Visit: gjchamber.org/young-entrepreneurs-academy-yea Contact: [email protected]
, or 970-263-2916 Learn more: www.yeausa.org The Young Entrepreneurs Academy (YEA!) is a year-long program that teaches middle and high school students how to start and run their own REAL businesses. YEA! was developed at the University of Rochester in 2004 with the support of a grant from the Kauffman Foundation. The Grand Junction […] Read More!
What is SWAP? The School to Work Alliance Program (SWAP) assists young adults with mild to moderate needs in employment to become competitively employed and to achieve successful community outcomes. SWAP is a collaborative initiative between: Colorado Division of Vocational Rehabilitation (DVR) Local school districts and Boards of Cooperative Education Services Colorado Department of Education […] Read More!