Planning for High School and Beyond - Education for Employment

Wisconsin Graduates are College & Career READY

West Allis-West Milwaukee Education for Employment Plan - Approved by School Board

Definition of Career and College Ready

All students in Wisconsin graduate from high school academically prepared and socially and emotionally competent by possessing and demonstrating...

  • Knowledge: Proficiency in academic content

  • Skills: Application of knowledge through skills such as critical thinking, communication, collaboration, and creativity. 

  • Habits: Behaviors such as perseverance, responsibility, adaptability, and leadership. 

These proficiency and attributes some from rigorous, rich, and well-rounded public school experiences.

Academic & Career Planning and Career & Technical Education PowerPoint Presentation by Gwen Skoyen, CTE Coordinator 

Article: Career and Technical Education Classes Preparing Students to be College and Career Ready