Summer Earn And Learn

CREATING PATHWAYS TO EMPLOYMENT FOR STUDENTS WITH DISABILITIES

About Summer Earn And Learn (SEAL):

This is a no-cost program for students with disabilities in the 13 County Workforce Solutions Alamo area. This opportunity is for students ages 16-22 who have disabilities to connect them with local area employers and complete On The Job Training or Work Experience with a company for 5 to 8 weeks.

Student/Guardian Information

TWC VR is accepting student applications for 2022 Summer Earn & Learn. Enroll today!

If you parent/caregiver of a interested student who would like to participate in SEAL or learn more, please fill out the “Student Referral Form.”

Guardian Orientation Sessions

Workforce Solutions Alamo is hosting multiple Guardian Orientation Sessions. These sessions are for Parents/Caregivers of students with disabilities currently enrolled in the SEAL program. Parents/Caregivers will learn about Summer Earn and Learn.

Dates & Times:

Date Time Meeting/Registration Link
May 10, 2022 12:30 PM – 1:00 PM Register Now
May 17, 2022 12:30 PM – 1:00 PM Register Now
May 17, 2022 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM Register Now
May 24, 2022 12:30 PM – 1:00 PM Register Now
May 24, 2022 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM Register Now
June 2, 2022 12:30 PM – 1:00 PM Register Now
June 7, 2022 12:30 PM – 1:00 PM Register Now

Employer Information

  • SEAL exposes students with disabilities to professional opportunities through a paid short term program (5 weeks and up.)
  • Wages and Workers Compensation are paid directly to participants by Workforce Solutions Alamo.
  • Your business can make a positive impact and be an employer that equips and empowers inclusivity.

If you are an interested employer and would like to participate in SEAL or learn more, please fill out the “Employer Referral Form.”

Disability Awareness Training: What is a disability?


Workforce Solutions Alamo and Texas Workforce Commission Vocational Rehabilitation Services are hosting multiple Disability Awareness Training Sessions. This training is open to all employers, not only those who are participating in the Summer Earn and Learn program.

After attending the Disability Awareness Training, Employers will be able to:

  • Define disability and reasonable accommodation
  • Discuss stereotypes and attitudes associated with disabilities and the effects they can have
  • ​Learn about disability categories and disability needs
  • Develop knowledge of person first language and communication strategies for success in the workplace

Dates & Times:

Date Time Meeting/Registration Link
May 19, 2022 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM Register Now
May 19, 2022 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM Register Now
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