WorkbasED Initiative

Partners:

Purpose

To develop a sustainable broadly applicable system that connects, inspires, and exposes high school students in Career Tech Education programs to paid workbased learning internships; lowering the burden of administration to industry, teachers, and schools.

Current Status

  • Early handshake from Huntsville City, Madison City, and Madison County School districts.
  • Beta Website live and industry wait list started (workbasedworks.com)
  • Early interest from several industry partners
  • Will produce tactical level job trend reports to feedback training gaps, provide up-skilling/certification, etc

Future Plans

  • Incorporate private schools, two-year schools, charter schools etc
  • Onboard Redstone government agencies

Ways to Get Involved

ACADEMIA

  • Add your institution to WorkbasED
  • Inform students & teachers

INDUSTRY

  • Add your company to WorkbasED
  • Sign up for Fall semester

GOVERNMENT

  • Work with contracting offices and support contractor to allow student labor categories

Interested?

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