Benchmark 5 - Work-Based Learning

Documentation of appropriate WBL available for students at all grade levels 6-12

Current dated regional high demand STEM occupation list

  • BorderPlex Alliance:

    The Borderplex Alliance is a nonprofit organization dedicated to economic development and policy advocacy in the El Paso, Texas; Las Cruces, New Mexico; and Cd. Juárez, Chihuahua region.

    Located in a gateway for international trade, The Borderplex Alliance is the go-to resource for regional ideas, information, and influence. We are supported by a coalition of business, community and civic leaders, all with a shared vision — bringing new investment and jobs to the Borderplex region and creating a positive business climate.

    The Borderplex Alliance provides regional, national, and international development, advocacy, representation, and support to businesses looking to expand their operations within the Borderplex region. The organization also serves as an advocate for the region in state and national capitals, promoting the economic prosperity of the region and the strength of the U.S.-Mexico relationship.
    https://borderplexalliance.org/
    Occupation list

Aggregate data describing T-STEM student participation in WBL experiences

  • RobotC Certification
    Autodesk Inventor Certification

Samples of student artifacts such as writings, portfolios, presentations, or links to digi