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WHAT WORKS IN EDUCATION The George Lucas Educational Foundation

Building Community Partnerships: Resource Roundup

There's no doubt that schools can benefit from the resources and expertise of local businesses, organizations, and individuals. In this roundup, explore examples and strategies for initiating and fostering successful business and community partnerships.

Benefits of Community & Business Partnerships

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Specific Tips and Strategies for Educators

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Forging Partnerships for Project-Based Learning

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Examples of Successful Partnerships

Explore examples of successful business and community partnerships to support career readiness, service learning, and afterschool and enrichment programs.

Fostering Career Readiness

Creating Opportunities for Service Learning

Supporting Afterschool Learning and Enrichment Programs

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Have you built successful community or business partnerships with your class, school, or district? Are you aware of other helpful resources? Please share your experiences and any additional resources in the comments.

 

Originally Published September 27, 2010

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Maria Peterson's picture
Maria Peterson
Vending Machine Business

Awesome post very much informative... This post was very much helpful for me...

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teamamericafund
Business Teacher now helping schools

Great! I also enjoyed reading this post as its a win-win situation for all!

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