ERIC Number: ED465028
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: N/A
School-to-Careers Company of the Year: 2000 Award Winners.
National Employer Leadership Council, Washington, DC.
This booklet profiles the four School-to-Careers Company of the Year Award winners judged to be demonstrating clearly the value and importance of these three key employer activities: working directly with students and teachers, building a school-to-careers system in the community, and strengthening company practice. The four winners and their programs are Cisco Systems, Inc., San Jose, California, for Paving the Road to Careers on the Information Superhighway; Geographic Data Technology, Inc., Lebanon, New Hampshire, for Helping Young People Map Their Future; Intel Corporation--Oregon Site, Santa Clara, California, Shaping Technology Education from Every Angle; and UPS--Louisville, Kentucky, Operation, Atlanta, Georgia, Delivering Meaningful Opportunities for Students. Each two-page profile of the winners describes the program and provides contact information. (YLB)
Descriptors: Awards, Career Awareness, Career Education, Career Exploration, Colleges, Computer Networks, Computer Science, Education Work Relationship, Elementary Secondary Education, Geography, Higher Education, Information Systems, Recognition (Achievement), School Business Relationship, Technology Education, Work Experience Programs
For full text: http://www.nelc.org/COY2000.pdf.
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Alliance of Business, Inc., Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: National Employer Leadership Council, Washington, DC.
Note: Supported by the business community and the National School-to-Work Office, a joint initiative of the U.S. Departments of Education and Labor.