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An estimated 50,000 employers -- public, private, and nonprofit -- hire cooperative education
As director of the Northwest Cooperative Education
Center, a regional training center located at Highline Community College in Des Moines, Washington, Gordon travels through the region promoting co-op.
Aynah, an organization that supports student cooperative education
chapters at universities (see page 6 for more about it) is another recipient of a CHS Foundation cooperative education
is an excellent educational model to introduce students to, and prepare them for, the rigors of the workplace.
provides a unique opportunity for minorities to understand corporate culture, and to develop mentoring relationships and the all-important track record that will hopefully ensure their success.
With funding from the CHS Foundation, the Minnesota Cooperative Education
Foundation provided financial support for the January session, which was advertised through a campus flier.
Today more than 1,000 academic institutions offer cooperative education
programs, with more than 275,000 participating students.
Nelson's involvement in cooperative education
began in the 1970s while serving as community education director for the Minneapolis public school system, where he focused on connecting urban and rural schools around food and hunger issues.
He was speaking at a function organised in New Delhi today, titled National Conference on Strengthening of Cooperative Education
and Training .