It is Junior Achievement’s vision that every child, at a minimum, graduates from high school. The broad scope of Junior Achievement’s high school Programs gives young people the knowledge and skills they need to own their economic success, plan for their future, and make smart academic and economic choices.
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It was through my experience at Junior Achievement that I learned to believe in myself. Without the basic fundamentals of entrepreneurship and business taught to me through JA, I’m not sure where I would be today. -Rebecca Saunders, JA Alumna
Equips students with the tools and skills required to get and keep a job in high-growth career industries.
Focuses on challenging students through interactive classroom activities to start their own entrepreneurial venture while still in high school.
The “original” Junior Achievement program that analyzes and explores personal opportunities and responsibilities within a real student-led business.
Examines the fundamental concepts of micro-, macro-, and international economics.
Helps students better understand the impact they have on the economy as consumers and taxpayers and teaches personal financial lessons about spending, saving, and investing.
Helps students prepare for a successful financial life by demonstrating the importance of sound habits of budgeting, planning, saving, goal setting, investing, and managing risk.
Helps students learn about the stock market as an integral part of the free enterprise system utilizing both classroom curriculum and an off-site student event simulating the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE).
Introduces critical economic and management decisions through an interactive web- based simulation.
Develop students writing, language, math and critical thinking skills utilizing both classroom curriculum and an off-site student event. Students learn and practice skills such as interviewing, ethical decision making and networking so they can succeed in the global job market.
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