JA Young Entrepreneurs Camp
When: June 24-28, 2019
Time: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Who: Ages 11-13 (Campers must have completed the 5th grade)
Where can campers run JA BizTown for TWO DAYS? Develop a business plan? Learn about business innovation? At JA Young Entrepreneurs Camp!
- What is an entrepreneur?
- Innovation, Opportunity Recognition, Risk Taking
- What is involved in running a business?
- How do customers react to a business?
- How could the business be better?
- Campers will run a business in JA BizTown for answers!
- Campers evaluate entrepreneurial opportunities
- Young entrepreneurs present an innovation plan to venture capitalists
- Young entrepreneurs introduce innovations in JA BizTown businesses
- Young entrepreneurs prepare marketing for their innovations
- Get ready, get set. . .
- Young entrepreneurs implement and evaluate their ideas in JA BizTown
- Parents are invited to observe the last hour of camp.
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"I thought the experience was amazing. The presentation was unlike anything I've seen."
"I liked how the Junior Achievement volunteer explained his job to us."