Work-Integrated Learning and COVID recovery in rural, remote, and Northern communities
How did COVID-19 impact work-integrated learning in smaller communities? Employers and practitioners explain what they learned from the challenges the pandemic presented.
Promoting relationships between employers and post-secondary institutions through WIL in rural, remote and Northern communities
Partnering with post-secondary institutions on work-integrated learning (WIL) can be daunting for businesses in rural, remote and Northern communities. We spoke to WIL practitioners and employers about how to develop partnerships and what to consider when starting a program.
The Importance of Relationships for Northern WIL Programs
Rex Holwell is the Regional Operations Lead for social enterprise SmartICE. In this video, he explains why relationships are so important for work-integrated learning programs in the North.