Collaboration between education, business and community is needed to ensure Oklahoma students graduate career-ready. Together, we can create meaningful career pathways and career-readiness resources while providing all students with the Oklahoma Edge to succeed beyond high school. View the steps our partners are taking to support Oklahoma kids and learn how you can get involved below.
Oklahoma Works aligns resources, education, training and job opportunities to build Oklahoma’s workforce.
Oklahoma Works’ strategic priorities are coordinated by the Governor’s Council for Workforce and Economic Development.
The Oklahoma Governor’s Council for Workforce and Economic Development brings together leaders from the business, government, education and non-profit sectors to coordinate workforce development with economic development.
The Oklahoma Career Pathways Committee makes recommendations, informs, coordinates and facilitates statewide efforts to improve exposure to high-demand career and entrepreneurship opportunities while also providing the education and training required for career advancement.
The Oklahoma Department of Career and Technology Education provides leadership and resources for a comprehensive statewide system of career and technology education.
The State Regents provide academic standards of higher education, determine functions and courses of study at state colleges and universities, manage scholarships, grant degrees and approve allocations for public colleges and universities.
The Oklahoma School Counselor Association (OSCA) is a chartered state division of the American School Counselor Association (ASCA) that supports school counseling efforts to help students focus on academic, emotional/social and career development so they achieve success in school and are prepared to lead fulfilling lives as responsible members of society. OSCA Letter of Support