Work-Based Learning Section

Kelli Diemer
ACTE Work-Based Learning Consultant/Aspire Success Consulting

Members of the Work-Based Learning Section are professionals working to provide students with authentic learning experiences in business and industry.  These professionals are educators, counselors, and school-to-work/work-based learning coordinators. Members of this section involve students in experiences on all levels of the work-based learning continuum.

This section provides guidance and resources in offering quality work-based learning experiences for students, as outlined under the work-based learning element within the ACTE High Quality Framework. This section can also assist those in states that choose to report on work-based learning for the new Perkins program quality indicator or in other state accountability systems to strengthen their student outcomes.

Join the Work-Based Learning Section today and benefit from the many professional development opportunities that are available. You can count on receiving an outstanding return on your investment.

Upcoming events –

VISION Pre-conference

High Quality Work-Based Learning
Wednesday, Dec. 4, 1:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Cost: $150

This workshop will focus on high-quality work-based learning, as defined in ACTE’s Quality Program of Study Framework. We will explore how you transform a work-based learning program from a required to a desired experience for students, and ensure in-depth, firsthand student engagement with the tasks required in specific career fields. Join this interactive session to explore the criteria of quality work-based learning and leave with useful next steps to taking your program to the next level.

Register Online


Work-Based Learning Section Meeting
Friday, Dec. 6, 8 – 9 a.m.

All are welcome to join in the first Work-Based Learning Section Meeting.  Be a part of the planning for our section as we grow in membership!