Rethink Work-Based Learning: Connecting Education and the Economy

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Nov. 9, 2020


Rethink Work-Based Learning: Connecting Education and the Economy

The U.S. Department of Education is hosting a virtual event with employers, educators, and other stakeholders to chart a path for Work-Based Learning (WBL) expansion on November 10th at 11:00 a.m.- 12:00 p.m. EST.

Speakers will include U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos, U.S. Secretary of Labor Eugene Scalia, Assistant Secretary of Career, Technical, and Adult Education Scott Stump, Society for Human Resource Management President and CEO Johnny Taylor, as well as several companies that provide WBL opportunities to high school students.

We would love for you to view the conversation via the following link:

We hope you can join us on the 10th and learn more about reversing the downward trend of youth employment through authentic, career focused work-based learning. And please feel free to forward this invitation to anyone that may be interested in joining.


Rethink Work-Based Learning

Connecting Education and the Economy

Date: November 10, 2020

Time: 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. EST

Link to join: