Career & Technical Education

Resources for Work Experience Coordinators

Work Experience Coordinators' Association (WECA) of New York State

WECA promotes work-based learning programs for all students under the auspices of the State Education Department. Work-based learning programs operate within New York State’s Career Development and Occupational Studies framework. Members comprise a wide range of school and business professionals who work collaboratively to engage students in relevant, "real world" learning opportunities ranging from career awareness to career exploration and career development. WECA fosters collaboration among work based learning coordinators across the state and provides the tools and support needed to successfully place students in work experiences.

Work-based Learning, increases students engagement and prepares them to be college and career ready. Visit the following web pages for resources to enhance or start your work-based learning program.

Work Based Learning Certification Extension 21 KBMS Word
WECA Home Page

CTE Technical Assistance Center Work Based Learning Page

Last Updated: July 5, 2019