Equitable Work-Based Learning

Practera’s affordable work-based learning solutions help students increase their economic mobility while strengthening local communities.

These high impact work-based learning opportunities improve college and career prospects by engaging learners with employers, and providing pathway programs for in-demand skills.

Educators

Real experiences that help your learners assess their career options and build their professional networks.

Practera can help you develop programs that:

  • Create hands-on opportunities for learners to explore career pathways
  • Offer genuine engagement between learners and industry mentors
  • Allow for low-stakes professional practice with technical and soft skills
  • Prepare learners for what’s next in their career journey: team projects, capstones, internships, or workforce preparation training

Employers

Sponsored learning pathways create opportunities for diverse talent in our communities.

Contribute to experiences that will:

  • Generate relationships between your company and educational institutions and organizations
  • Create cost-effective ways to connect your organization to talent pipelines
  • Build coaching and mentoring capabilities internally
  • Drive understanding to improve retention of diverse hires
  • Fully activate your community by generating career pathways, meaningful relationships, and an ongoing conversation
See how community-based virtual internships helped the City of Boston employ students during the pandemic

Career Pathway Programs

NAF and Raytheon Technologies create engineering internships for high-need communities

Career pathways in education, manufacturing, and more come to life through work-based learning opportunities in Illinois

Non-traditional learners have are coached by Salesforce employees and are given the skills and structured practice to become candidates in the Salesforce ecosystem

Virtual internship opportunities with community-based organizations are created through the City of Boston’s summer youth engagement and employability program

Let’s talk

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