Transforming Futures with Work-based Learning
Are you familiar with someone who could have benefitted from exploring a career before deciding on their post-high school plans?
In today’s landscape of rising college costs, mental health challenges, and the lingering effects of the pandemic, young people are encountering unprecedented obstacles to succeed. Graduates are not only grappling with staggering levels of debt but also facing a scarcity of job opportunities, leading to a multi-generational crisis. The traditional college-for-all paradigm overlooks the critical aspect of career readiness, leaving many talented students on the sidelines. As high school graduation and college attendance rates remain benchmarks of success, more students find themselves falling behind, dropping out, or slipping through the cracks.