JA Programs Are Empowering!
Junior Achievement Programs
Junior Achievement's unique delivery system provides the training, materials, and support necessary to bolster the chances for student success. The impact is measurable, too. Students who participate in Junior Achievement programs demonstrate a significant understanding of economics and business concepts. We invite you to take a closer look at our programs!
Please note that Junior Achievement of Delaware offers specific programs from this menu, and also provides locally developed, market-driven programs that do not appear on this Junior Achievement USA menu.
SPECIAL NOTE TO TEACHERS: If you are requesting an Elementary School program (other than JA BizTown) for the first time, you will be required to source your own volunteer from among your PARENT POPULATION to present the program to your students.
OR, if a local high school offers K-12 Teacher Academy or Early Learning Teacher Academy Pathways, we will work with you to access a pair of H.S. students to present the content in your classroom. Questions? Please call our Volunteer Engagement Manager Niesha (pronouned nee-sha) at 302 654-4510.
Our programs help prepare young people for the real world by showing them how to generate wealth and effectively manage it, how to create jobs which make their communities more robust, and how to apply entrepreneurial thinking to the workplace. Students put these lessons into action and learn the value of contributing to their communities.
High School Programs
As high school students begin to position themselves for their future, there are many unanswered questions about what lies ahead. Junior Achievement’s high school programs help students make informed, intelligent decisions about their future, and foster skills that will be highly useful in the business world.
Middle School Programs
The middle grades programs build on concepts the students learned in Junior Achievement’s elementary school program and help teens make difficult decisions about how to best prepare for their educational and professional future. The programs supplement standard social studies curricula and develop communication skills that are essential to success in the business world.
JA Career Fusion combines the lessons and student/employer interactions of JA Job Shadow®, but does not involve a work site visit.
JA Company Program is designed to provide high school students the opportunity to start their own business.
Junior Achievement programs correlate to various national, state, and district educational standards. See how by clicking below!
JA Correlation Standards
Survey results prove that JA is preparing students to develop successful financial management habits, empowering them to explore the potential of becoming an entrepreneur, and providing them the skills necessary to succeed in a global economy.
JA Programs Evaluation Results
Learn more about the concepts and skills of JA Programs.
JA Scope and Sequence
JA programs supplements provide students with additional information and engaging learning opportunities.
JA Program Supplements