An Overview of Resources

Work-Based Learning Continuum for Education

The following resource is compiled of models across the work-based learning continuum from communities throughout Illinois to offer high-quality experiences in education. We hope school districts and their partners can utilize, repurpose, and apply these models to support the design and implementation of work-based learning experiences aligned to an education pathway.

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Career Awareness
  • Plainfield District 202 worked with students to create a promotional video about the education pathway to show students before the course request season.
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Career Exploration
  • VALEES, Waubonsee Community College and Northern Illinois University Future Teacher Conference
3
Team-Based Challenges
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Career Development Experiences
  • Rock Falls High School Education pathway students share about their 60-hour experiences:

Related Resources

“Innovations in Education Pathways During COVID” highlights communities who found innovative ways to address challenges they ran into during COVID-19 and how they will move forward with those innovations to enhance and broaden access to Education pathways.

The 2021 I-WIN session focused on experiences along the work-based learning continuum in the education sector.