Learn, think, speak, act like an entrepreneur
YouthBiz StartUp provides middle and high school students with the basic building blocks of success through an engaging curriculum and hands-on activities.
In this 10-session program, students will:
Learn about themselves and others
Compose their own power team
Develop a business idea
Create a prototype
Pitch their business to a panel of judges
–YouthBiz StartUp Participant
The curriculum is mapped to the National Content Standards for Entrepreneurship Education and teaches 21st Century Skills such as critical thinking and reasoning, information literacy, collaboration, self-direction, and invention.
Ideal for groups of 10-15 students, the program allows for a flexible delivery in after-school clubs, enrichment periods or elective class periods.
Young Americans Center provides comprehensive resources including teacher training, workbooks, prototype materials, prize money, and more.
The cost is $250 but scholarships are available.
Bring YouthBiz StartUp to your school or your program! New classes start all year long. Contact Anna Leer, firstname.lastname@example.org or 303-320-3251, Vice President of YouthBiz for details.