Work-based learning for youth at risk: getting employers on board


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Author: Kis, Viktoria


Work-based learning can provide a bridge into careers and its potential benefits are particularly noticeable for youth at risk - those most likely to face difficulties in accessing jobs and learning opportunities. If this potential is to be fully realised, work-based learning programmes must be attractive to employers. This report looks at tools designed to help get employers on board for work-based learning, with an emphasis on work-based learning for youth at risk. It is one of a series on work-based learning, prepared as part of a broader OECD project. The series includes in-depth...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Youth; Workforce development; Employment; Industry

Keywords: Work based learning; Youth at risk; Employers; Education industry relationship; Employability; Youth transitions; Transition from education and training to employment; OECD country

Published: Paris, France: OECD, 2016

Physical description: 64 p.

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Document number: TD/TNC 126.857

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