• Work-based learning (WBL) describes any formalized learning consisting of instruction that occurs concurrently at a school and a worksite.
     

    The primary purposes are to:

    • Expose students to future options; and
    • Provide opportunities for skill development and mastery over time.

    WBL is one type of experiential learning, which includes many different types of activities.

     

    (From MDE Work-Based Learning Website)