Building Opportunity for Bronx Employers and Youth
The launch of HERE to HERE’s Bronx Private Industry Council (PIC) in spring 2019 established an innovative partnership between Bronx employers, educators, and community-based organizations. Through the work of the PIC, HERE to HERE and its Bronx employer partners aimed to set new standards in internship opportunities for young people, while working to meet the immediate and long-term needs of Bronx employers.
March 10, 2019
Bain & Company: MAKING THE LEAP
Ensuring students succeed in a rapidly changing economy requires moving beyond the traditional educational construct of study-then-work, to an approach that combines classroom instruction with relevant, real-world experience. This report from Bain & Company explores how, working collaboratively, we can build the promise of career-connected learning to scale.
January 1, 2019
December 2018 Newsletter
Our work relies on the support of The Bronx and NYC community—we owe great thanks to the organizations, educators, policy-makers, students, and staff that make our work possible. Cheers to all of you! And now, some updates.
December 1, 2018
Gold Standard: The Swiss Vocational Education and Training System
This report provides a comparative study of vocational education systems and an introduction to the Swiss Apprenticeship System—a model for HERE to HERE’s CareerWise New York, a youth apprenticeship system based in New York City.
March 1, 2015
How to Make Universal Summer Jobs a Reality in NYC
There is a dire need to increase career preparation opportunities for young people in New York City. This report presents lessons learned from model programs documented by Community Service Society (CSS) and guidance on how the city can enhance the existing Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP).