Work Experience Education Office

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    LAUSD has a dynamic Work Experience Education (WEE) program and plan throughout its high schools. Students may participate in a variety of Work Experience (General, Exploratory and Vocational) and receive supplementary support and instruction in the Work Experience classes taught at the school sites.

    Whereas many young people can get jobs on their own, they often have difficulty keeping the jobs and adjusting to the rules of the workplace. Students who participate in WEE tend to transition better and have more positive and productive experiences in the adult world of work. By providing employers with school-based teachers who can supplement the job-site training, WEE creates a true partnership with the business community in order to develop the workforce of the future.

     

    WORK EXPERIENCE EDUCATION STAFF

    Esther Soliman, Work Experience Administrator

    Email: esther.soliman@lausd.net

    Michelle Elias, Work Experience Specialist

    Email: melias@lausd.net

    Brandon Coleman, Work Experience Supervising Clerk

    Email: brandon.coleman@lausd.net

    Work Experience Education Office

    213-241-7053

    Fax: 213-241-3390

     

    To see PowerPoints about Work Experience Education and Work Experience Support please click below.

     
     
     

    Work Experience Education Power Point

     
     

    Work Experience Education Support

     

    District Work Experience Education Plan

    LAUSD's Career Technical Education Unit has revised its Secondary Plan for Work Experience Education (WEE) and been authorized by its Board of Education to submit the plan to the California Department of Education (CDE) for approval. As of May 21, 2019, the new plan is in effect.

    To view the LAUSD Work Experience Education Plan, please CLICK HERE.

     

     

     

    Related Websites 

     

    Child Labor Laws 2013

       http://www.dir.ca.gov/DLSE/ChildLaborPamphlet2000.html

     

    California Association of Work Experience Educators (CAWEE)

                http://www.cawee.org

     

    U.S. Department of Labor (Occupational Outlook Handbook +)

                http://www.dol.gov

     

    U.S. Department of Labor (Youth Rules)

                http://www.youthrules.dol.gov 

     

    California Department of Education

                http://www.cde.ca.gov/

     

    California Department of Education (Work Experience/Work Permit forms)

                https://www.cde.ca.gov/ci/ct/we/workpermitsforstudents.asp

     

    U.S. Department of Labor - For Employers (Safety for Youth)

                https://www.youthrules.gov/for-employers/index.htm

     

    UCLA – LOSH (Labor Occupational Safety & Health)

                http://losh.ucla.edu/

     

    Young Workers- Youth Safety in the Workplace

                http://youngworkers.org/

     

    Career Cruising (Assessment/Careers/Colleges - Only for LAUSDnet users)


    https://www2.careercruising.com/main

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    (213) 241-7053