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Adult and Community Learning Services (ACLS)

Webster Public Schools (WPS)

Integrated Education and Training Pilot

Program Name:
Webster Public Schools (WPS)
Type of Organization:
Local Education Agency
CVTE Partner:
Bay Path Regional Vocational Technical High School (Bay Path)
Employer Partners:
Myriad Engineering, United Lens Company
Level:
Reading and Math GLE 6.0 or higher
Credential:
Occupational Cluster:
Occupation:
Program Description:
WPS provides contextualized HiSET instruction while Bay Path provides technical training in its manufacturing shops. The collaboration uses the Manufacturing Advancement Center Workforce Innovation Collaborative (MACWIC) curriculum as a basis for instruction. The MACWIC curriculum is a five level, competency-based curriculum that is designed to be stackable and includes multiple points of entry and re-entry. Level 1 modules include Shop Math, Blueprint Reading, Metrology and Quality Inspection, Work Readiness, and Safety. Hands-on instruction includes working on both manual and computerized numeric control (CNC) machines located at Bay Path. An Adult Basic Education (ABE) teacher and advisor will be present during all classes to assist ABE students with academic progress and job placement.

Program Design:
Class TimesTuesdayThursday
4:00 - 7:00 PMShop InstructionRelated Classroom Instruction
7:00 - 8:00 PMHiSET InstructionHiSET Instruction

Schedule:
20 weeks, 8 hours per week, 160 total hours
Program Contact:
Terri Stone, 508-949-8282, tstone@webster-schools.org


Last Updated: February 1, 2017
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