Schley Family Connection Learns about Work Based Learning

By Linda Adams

November 02, 2022

 At the monthly Schley County Family Connection meeting Brandy Conner, Business and Work Based Learning (WBL) Coordinator talked about the program at Schley County Middle-High School. This fall, there are 60 students participating, but the number will increase in the spring. Last spring, 118 students participated in the program.
  Students work all around the area, some as far away as Cordele. They must be 16 years of age to participate in the program. The list of WBL employers includes Ellaville Piggly Wiggly, Montezuma Piggly Wiggly, Hancock Funeral Home, Tom & C Trucking, Amy's Dance, Pro-Mod, Davis Mulching, Decorating Unlimited, General Loan & Finance, TCI-Americus, Sumter County Fire Department, Barnett Computers, Wolf Creek Winery, Reid Brothers, Electra-Tek, Power Ally, G...

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