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Expand K12
programming with ease

We run summer, afterschool
and WBL programs that break barriers.

We work with districts all over the nation to run expanded learning programs that propel students forward

We use our experience to solve traditional afterschool problems

Work ED builds and operates tailored summer and afterschool programs, in person and at scale for elementary and middle schools. Our programs are built to unlock the potential in communities across the nation, providing future-proof career skills to every student.

  • In person and fully staffed

    We make it simple for districts by providing 100% staffing and operations in any number of locations. We offer flexible scheduling and scalable student-centric solutions to improve outcomes and engagement.

  • One platform for all your administrative needs

    No more chasing files, calendars and emails. We offer a platform for running expanded learning programs in one place, including registration, logistics, communication and attendance.

  • Focused on real-world success

    Our programs are built to bridge the gap between the classroom and the real world. We create discovery programs for elementary to high school students to foster a growth mindset, exposing students to the skills and experience they need to succeed in high-income tech careers.

All you need is a classroom,
the rest is on us.

  • Guaranteed to meet funding mandates and make sure you're making the most of the funding available.

  • Accessible and fit for all students regardless of socioeconomic status or background.

  • Ready to fully operate from end-to-end, any number of programs in any number of locations. Whatever your needs and vision, we'll make it happen.

  • Afterschool Programs

    By combining fun and engaging activities with career-focused lessons students can continue learning beyond the whiteboard.

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  • Intersession & Summer Programs

    Seasonal breaks don't have to contribute to learning loss. We make it easy for students to get ahead on their time off.

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  • Career Discovery Externships

    Work alongside industry to go from high school graduate to employed.

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  • Staffing Solutions

    Fully-trained and passionate staff who prioritize building community and making connections.

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  • Real Challenges, Real Learning

    Tackle problems faced by industry professionals and understand the reality of that career

  • Discover Your Hidden Potential

    Learn your strengths and areas of focus to create your own roadmap to success.

  • Work together to make something great

    Show people what you can do

  • Future Proof Your Skill Set

    Build foundational skills that will help you no matter where you end up working.

  • Test Drive a Career, Find Your Passion

    Find a role that excites you by discovering new opportunities

Don’t take our word for it

We gather student feedback at the end of every program

92%

of students would recommend to a friend

84%

of students felt more confident after their program

81%

of parents/guardians would enroll their child in another Work ED program

86%

of parents/guardians noticed their child is more confident and social after the program

About Work ED

Using a combination of work-based and problem-based learning, we give students of all ages the skills they need to break into high-earning, future-proof career pathways so that they can take control of their lives. We use our own highly trained staff and proprietary technology to make afterschool more accessible for all stakeholders, including school districts, students, parents, and business partners

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11 Years

of experience creating innovative programs for youth all over the nation

20,000

students from Elementary to High School have graduated from our programs

91%

success rating from students, parents, and educators.

Stories to inspire

Case Studies: Playbook to Success

  • New York Cyber Discovery

    Work ED developed a regional Cyber Externship during Spring Break of 2021, joining together districts and industry partners from New York City.

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