Cooperative education is a structured educational strategy integrating classroom studies with learning through productive work experiences in a field related to a student's academic or career goals. It provides progressive experiences in integrating theory and practice. Cooperative education is a partnership among students, educational institutions and employers, with specified responsibilities for each party.
Approved State Standards
- State of Maine Statewide Standards, and
- Workplace Readiness Skills (Virginia Department of Education Career and Technical Education Resource Center), and
- State of Maine Statewide Standards
Standards & Competencies/Competency Record Forms
- State of Maine
- Workplace Readiness Skills