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For Industry

Industry Overview

WABS provides a variety of meaningful opportunities for industry to connect with students across the educational continuum. 

Career Tours: In partnership with top Washington state employers, we developed Career Tours which are designed to provide career exposure to students who are furthest from opportunity and connect classroom learning with the world of work. Learn more about Career Tours.

Internships: In response to regional needs, WABS has developed a comprehensive employer guide entitled “Creating High School Internships” that outlines key considerations and requirements for establishing a high school internship position onsite. Learn more about Internships

Career Launch: WABS partners with industry, K-12, and higher education to create programs that combine meaningful, high-quality, paid on-the-job experience with classroom learning, creating a pathway to careers that provide upward mobility and family-sustaining wages. Learn more about Career Launch programs.

Healthcare Student Experience Package: We are leading work in the healthcare sector in partnership with the Healthcare Industry Leadership Table (HILT) to create a Student Experience Package.

Regional Network for King & Pierce Counties: WABS is the lead partner coordinating the Career Connect Washington (CCW) Regional Network for King & Pierce Counties along with College Success Foundation, Workforce Central, and Workforce Development Council of Seattle-King County. Learn more about the Regional Network.