The Future of Work Florida, an initiative in partnership with the Florida Department of Education, the Florida Chamber Foundation and CareerSource Florida, galvanizes support for Career and Technical Education as the solution to our workforce needs. Bringing together job creators, industry leaders, and education and community partners, the initiative helps showcase the careers of the future and the industries with the most growth potential.
By partnering with Xello, Florida’s K-12 students gain access to a comprehensive program that enables them to explore in-demand careers and the incredible advancement opportunities available to them when they enter a Career and Technical Education program.
Florida is on the path to becoming a top 10 global economy by 2030. Workforce education will propel us there – faster, farther. Learn more at FutureOfWorkFL.com
One Program, Three Modules
Xello is a full K-12 College & Career Readiness program comprised of three interactive and age-appropriate modules.
Empower Your Students to Plan for the Future
- Career Development
- Career Development
- Postsecondary Planning
- Interactive Lessons
- Work-Based Learning
- Family Portal
Assessment and Exploration
Students then explore career portfolios, containing state and regional labor market data, and interviews with people working in these fields. This information helps students discover high-skill, high-wage, and in-demand careers they may otherwise have not known of.
Exploration and Next-Steps
Xello then eases the postsecondary application process. It helps students manage key dates, transcripts, letters of recommendation, scholarships and financial support submissions—all with Common App integration.
Starting in middle school, Xello's lessons cover topics such as entrepreneurial skills, workplace skills and attitudes, budgeting, and financial planning, enabling students to build critical career retention and entrepreneurship skills for lifelong learning.
Real-Life Experience Made Easier
Program administrators save time and stay organized with a centralized database to manage contacts, companies, and opportunities. And create efficiencies through a streamlined workflow with an integrated work-based learning and CCR solution.
Bringing Parents into the Picture
What’s more, Xello has been professionally translated for Spanish-speaking families across Florida, and is also available in other preferred languages through the Google Translate extension, ensuring no family gets left behind.
Enables Florida Educators to Keep Track of Student Progress
Create Customizable Content with Ease
Actionable, Insightful Reports
Integrate Work-Based Learning
Implementing Xello in Your District
Xello will be reaching out directly to district administrators to get schools set up for success. Here's a quick overview of the steps involved in implementing Xello at your district.
Here’s How Xello Set this Florida District Up for Success
Frequently Asked Questions
The Future of Work Florida initiative galvanizes support for Career and Technical Education as a solution to meet Florida's workforce growth needs. Bringing together job creators, industry leaders and education and community partners, the initiative helps showcase the careers of the future and the industries with the most growth potential.
Learn more at FutureOfWorkFL.com