What Is The Governor’s Work Ethic Certificate?
Helping Students Gain Work Ethic Skills Needed in Today’s Workplaces
The Governor’s Work Ethic Certificate (GWEC) provides Hoosier students with the a competitive advantage by providing the skills they need to become successful employees.
Your child gains valuable work experience, and incentives for the future.
Requirements of a GWEC Student
Students participating in the Governor’s WEC program will be required to demonstrate the following employability skills consistently throughout the school year of participation.
● Student is able to persevere through challenges and problem-solve;
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● Student demonstrates academic readiness and has a cumulative GPA of at least 2.0 and has met or is on track to meet all graduation requirements;
Potential 6th and 8th Grade Incentives:
Membership to Columbus Young Professionals
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GWEC Advisory Board Members
✓ American Axle
✓ Bartholomew Consolidated School Corp.
✓ Bartholomew County Heritage Fund
✓ Bartholomew County Purdue Extension
✓ Columbus Area Chamber of Commerce
✓ Columbus Education Coalition
✓ Columbus Fire Department
✓ Columbus Municipal Airport
✓ Columbus Police Department
✓ Columbus Regional Health
✓ Columbus Young Professionals
✓ Cummins, Inc.
✓ Diverse Staffing
✓ Duke Energy
✓ Elwood Staffing
✓ Force Construction Compay, Inc.
✓ Foundation For Youth
✓ Freddy’s Restaurant
✓ Ivy Tech
✓ Kenny Glass
✓ LHP Software
✓ Lucabe Coffee Co.
✓ McDonald’s Restaurant
✓ NTN Driveshaft, Inc.
✓ Purdue Polytechnic Institute Columbus
✓ Reising Radio Partners
✓ Sam’s Club
✓ Toyota Industrial Equipment
✓ United Way of Bartholomew County
✓ White River Broadcasting