Innovation Grants

2015 Innovation Grant Applications are now available.  Applications are due by January 9, 2015 and grant recipients will be announcd at the 5th Annual Career Education and Work Standards Symposium.  The event will be held at the York County School of Technology on February 25, 2015.  Grant applications are open to York County educators from YCAL member schools/districts.

2015 Innovation Grant Guidelines

2015 Innovation Grant Application 

For more information on Innovation Grants, click here.

2014-2015 Career Exploration Programs

Do you know what you would like to do after high school?  What job is for you?  Not sure, we can help.  Eighteen Career Exploration Programs are available for you to explore during the 2014-2015 school year. Click here for a list of programs.

These  programs are for incoming sophomores, juniors and seniors.  To apply complete the registration form and return it to your high school guidance office.   

Don't miss out on this exciting program!  We want YOU!

Click here for the registration form.


Career Education and Work Standards Symposium

YCAL will host the 5th Annual Career Education and Work Standards Symposium on Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at the York County School of Technology. The event includes perspectives from both the education and business communities, as well as four valuable lesson plans that reflect PA's Career Education and Work Standards. 

Registration Deadline is Friday, February 6, 2015.

Click here for the event flyer.

Click here to register for the Symposium.

 Learn more about the Career Education and Work Standards Symposium

What is YCAL?

The York County Alliance for Learning (YCAL) is a non-profit organization that works with businesses and schools to provide career education, relevant academic experiences, and work based experiences for students and educators in York County. The goal is to help students become successful lifelong learners and to help make informed career decisions.

How can I help?

What are people saying?

I see firsthand the role that YCAL plays in preparing our students to enter the workforce. Our students, teachers, and community benefit immensely from the opportunities YCAL provides.

~ Dr. Michael Snell, Central York School District, Superintendent

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