ERIC Number: ED414438
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: N/A
Creating Local School-to-Work Partnerships. Bulletin No. 98136.
Gray, William W.; Wicklund, Dennis G.
Wisconsin's school-to-work initiative is being led by citizens representing business and industry, education, organized labor, community groups, and governmental entities from all over the state. They share a vision for improving how students are prepared to become successful citizens, productive workers, and lifelong learners. This booklet describes the use of various partnerships needed to build a local school-to-work system. Lists of suggested activities are presented for education on the elementary, middle and junior high, high school, and postsecondary levels. The booklet also includes background information on school-to-work, Wisconsin's school-to-work model, creating partnerships, and tips on getting started, and roles and activities for various grade levels. (KC)
Descriptors: Cooperative Programs, Education Work Relationship, Elementary Secondary Education, Institutional Cooperation, Models, Partnerships in Education, Postsecondary Education, Program Development, School Business Relationship
Publication Sales, Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction, Drawer 179, Milwaukee, WI 53293-0179; phone: 800-243-8782.
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Wisconsin State Dept. of Public Instruction, Madison.
Identifiers - Location: Wisconsin