Work is College Prep
The time is now to invest in work-based learning and career pathways for high school students, not as an alternative or addendum to college preparation, but as an intentional way to improve postsecondary decision-making and long-term outcomes.
THE CDOS PATHWAY
Work-based learning activities greatly improve high school retention and graduation rates, and postsecondary preparedness. The Career Development Occupational Studies commencement credential, or CDOS, represents a powerful avenue for educators, policymakers, and organizations interested in expanding work-based learning opportunities for students in New York City high schools.
BUILDING OPPORTUNITY FOR BRONX EMPLOYERS AND YOUTH
In partnership with the Office of The Bronx Borough President, BOEDC, and HERE to HERE, the Bronx Private Industry Council, introduced in this paper, will strengthen connections between employers and students to support a thriving economy, continued innovation, and opportunities that drive students toward rewarding, family-sustaining careers.
Read about the latest at HERE to HERE, recent work with our partners, Hub happenings, upcoming events, student features, and so much more.