Career and Technical Education
WORK-BASED LEARNING (WBL)
High-quality Work-Based Learning (WBL) comprises school-coordinated workplace experiences related to students' career goals and/or interests, integrated with instruction, and performed in partnership with local businesses and organizations.WBL experiences reinforce Virginia’s 5 C’s—critical thinking, collaboration, communication, creative thinking, and citizenship—by allowing students to apply these skills in a real-world business or service-oriented work environment.
For more information email Dawn Cater, Work-based Learning Coordinator, [email protected] or click the links below.
Business and Community Partners
Preparing the Workforce
- Work Ready Diploma Seal Initiative
- Top 100 Professions in Virginia
- Top 10 Degree Programs in Virginia by median pay and the education, training, and skills required
- Career Coach Online
- Career Technical Education Student Organizations
- Military Eligibility
- The Occupational Outlook Handbook
- Virginia Wizard
- Work-Based Learning Opportunities
- Work-Place Readiness Skills
Hopewell City Public Schools provides equal access to all students and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, or age in its Career and Technical Education programs/activities. Jermaine Harris, Director of Student Services, has been designated to handle inquiries regarding the non-discrimination policies.
Email: [email protected]
Availability of Postsecondary Education and Employment Data Published by the State Council of Higher Education of Virginia (SCHEV)Annual notice to enrolled high school students and their parents of (i) the availability of the post-secondary education and employment data published by SCHEV on its website pursuant to Section 23.1-204 of the Code of Virginia and (ii) the opportunity for such students to obtain a nationally recognized career readiness certificate at a local public high school, community college, or workforce center.