Benefits of Co-Op

Benefits of Co-Op for School Culture:

  • Increased student engagement
  • High attendance rates
  • Reduces lateness rates
  • High graduation rates
  • Creates a positive school environment
  • Creates role models for underclassmen
  • Culminates the Philadelphia E&T experience

 Benefits For Students Who Participate:

  • Builds self esteem
  • Develops social skills
  • Develops communication skills
  • Develops personal responsibility
  • Develops civic responsibility
  • Prepares students for real world experiences
  • Provides an opportunity to demostrate skills in a professional environment
  • Affords "Hands-On" training opportunities
  • Provides financial compensation for work 
  • Develops financial responsibility