The Bridges Workplace Connection is a link between education and business providing structure for work-based learning experiences.
Program options include:
- Career Exploration Day — one-day event that exposes students to more than 150 local career options, businesses and technical college programs
- Business Tours — offer entire classes to a tour a workplace of choice
- Speakers in the Classroom — engages local professionals with students, both live and through video
- Educators in the Workplace — refreshes educators’ perspectives on the real-world skills that students need to master to succeed
Research confirms that a workplace connection creates relevance, guides career and educational goals, and connects regional employers with graduates.