Recent research, political literature, and federal legislation indicate that comprehensive WBL programs have three key elements: guidance for learning in the classroom and in the workplace; the use of academic, technical and professional skills in a work environment; and support from mentors in the classroom or workplace. Look at the framework below, then scroll down to learn more about WBL in federal legislation and see references for all three components. Texas Workforce Commission Career Preparation-Practicum Unemployment Information and SAAH PBR Rules Section 5.7 Training PlanWork-Based Paid Education Agreement. . . .