Building Pathways centers upon an innovative, emerging trend in secondary education – Project-Based Learning (PBL). Students in BP 101 identify, design, plan, build and evaluate construction projects that meet a local community need. Because PBL replicates the type of work necessary for success in college and in any professional career, all students gain valuable experience for life after high school.
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Building Pathways has been integrated into the HBA Construction Skills Development Initiative, and has the full support of HBA leadership and members. HBA employers have pledged job opportunities to qualified graduates of Building Pathways programming. All participants in BP 201 will have the opportunity to earn a competency credential recognized by HBA Employers as qualification for entry-level employment.
“The HBA believes that skilled labor is one of the pillars of our industry; with the support of our members we can grow our Construction Skills Development Initiative into a sustainable solution to our labor shortage.”
Executive Vice President and CEO, HBA of Metro Denver
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Building Pathways is a partnership between CCI and High Schools. The program relies on a coordinated, team-taught approach where academic lessons are contextualized to hands-on application in professional settings.
Building Pathways programming can benefit all students and all school districts, regardless of socio-economic status. CCI offers partnerships to public high schools, public or private charter high schools, and alternative high schools.