The future of jobs market for students entering kindergarten will look very different than the one graduates are entering now. Learn to Start Market-Ready™ Certifications are accredited and trusted by industry and have been engineered over a decade of learning, iterating, and executing, to ensure students are prepared with the employability and entrepreneurial skills necessary to enter, and add value to, current and emerging industries.
A Learn to Start market-ready student submits standard of proof, over time, for 20 highly demanded employability skills.
Learn to Start created, implemented, and maintains the Learn to Start Model. This model provides education a transformative solution to drive change and develops students highly capable of attaining certification through the Learn to Start Market-Ready credential system.
Market-Ready Certification 1: Competitive Entry Level Employability
Market-Ready Certification 2: Competitive Project Management Employability/Self-Employment
Learn to Start builds a diversity of essential skills in students to ensure they are highly marketable, adaptable and prepared to function in unpredictable markets with a high level of agency.
Learn to Start has been invented to integrate directly into the current system of traditional K-20 education to ensure every student we serve is becoming aligned with 21st-century markets from day one. We call this K-Market™.
Learn to Start allows students to identify their strengths and weaknesses and become intrinsically motivated to build portfolios that prove they have mastered both the soft and hard skills that are aligned with their passions, interests and capabilities.
Learn to Start students build powerful proof-of-self inside their sharable digital portfolio.
Learn to Start students are empowered to bring their issued certificates to the markets where they can claim real market-readiness with confidence. To attain certification a student must…
Be enrolled in a secondary or post-secondary institution offering Learn to Start programming.
For secondary, participate in a minimum of two years of Learn to Start Programming per certificate. For post-secondary, a minimum of one year of Learn to Start Programming per certificate.
Complete Proof of Work for all skills inside the student’s IAMR Platform and signed off by a secondary or post secondary instructor as ready for submission.
Complete a minimum of one industry certification per every Market-Ready level applied for aligned to a student’s Learn to Start Market-Ready Portfolio
Submit a completed Learn to Start Market-Ready Portfolio for all three sections – Alignment, Productivity and Competitiveness.
Through this powerful platform students continue to work towards certification using a more autonomous method of learning.
Students who successfully become Market-Ready Certified access a trove of incredible industry resources that includes insights, internships and even employment offered by our Learn to Start, global network of industry partners.