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Mission Statement:

To lead a comprehensive Business & Education system, incorporating the full range of business, education and community partners committed to building partnerships between schools, businesses, learners and communities to improve life-long learning and economic opportunities for all Schenectadians.

We believe that making the connection between learning and earning is the key to developing Schenectady County’s future workforce.

What is a Business Education Partnership?

A Business-Education Partnership is a cooperative relationship between a business/community organization and students, schools and/or school staff. The partnership strives to meet identified needs, using the resources of both partners to their mutual benefit.

How can you become a business-education partner?

There are countless ways for businesses/community organizations to work together in partnership with youth and schools:
Classroom speakers
Job Shadows
Informational interviews
Field Trip Sites
School Volunteers

If you have any ideas for ways businesses and/or community organizations and schools can work together or if you would like to know more about business-education partnerships, contact the


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