Work Experiences for Youth feature youth work experience providers sharing their success stories, best practices for creating impactful work experiences, and lessons learned from adapting their programs during the COVID-19 pandemic. These videos are a part of the Voices of Experiences series highlighting innovative solutions.


Voices of Experience: The Importance of Work Experiences (WEX)

Voices of Experience: WEX Policies

Kalamazoo Regional Educational Service Agency (KRESA) shares their experiences with providing youth work experiences that are tailored to participant age and experience.

Virginia WIOA Youth Summer Program shares the lessons they learned when they transitioned to online work experiences, including the systems, structures, and tools they used to help their participants succeed in a virtual environment.

Early Childhood Resource Center provides an overview of the academic and work components of their childcare work experience program, including how they adapted program requirements in light of the COVID-19 pandemic.

New Hampshire JAG Health Care talks about how their pre-apprenticeship model connects youth to training and work opportunities related to the healthcare industry.

Covid-19 Adaptations: Youth work experience providers share some of the lessons they learned from adapting their programs to the COVID-19 pandemic.