Program Had Been Discontinued by Hartford Consortium for Higher Education Junior Achievement of Southwest New England is proud to announce that it is adding the Jr. Apprentice program to its portfolio. The Jr. Apprentice program, which has connected Hartford youth to mentors and provided work experience in fields of interest– was to shut down this year. Instead, the program... Read More About Junior Achievement Announces Plans to Operate Jr. Apprentice Program »
Local Students – from Elementary School through High School – to Learn About College Life, Financial Literacy Students from across the region will attend a day of education that blends financial literacy and a first look at a college campus as part of a dynamic partnership between Junior Achievement of Southwest New England and the University of Hartford Athletics. “Hawk Nation... Read More About Junior Achievement Partners with University of Hartford for Hawk Nation Education Day »
Local Students Learn About Technology and Potential Careers Junior Achievement Job Shadow offers students a unique opportunity: a visit to a professional work environment to gain insights into how to find and keep a fulfilling career. Junior Achievement of Southwest New England recently hosted one of its most popular annual job shadows, a visit to the... Read More About Enfield High School Students Participate in Junior Achievement’s Job Shadow Program at Microsoft »
10 th Annual Event Highlights Impact of Ec onomic Development Programs on New Haven Area Students The New Haven community will come together as Junior Achievement of Southwest New England presents the 10th Annual Partners in Achievement breakfast on November 20 at the New Haven Lawn Club. During the breakfast program, guests will hear first-hand from children,... Read More About Community Comes Together for Junior Achievement Partners in Achievement Breakfast »
By: Jeremy Race Definitions and data can provide meaningful insight, clarity and direction. Here’s how. First, consider the definition of economic development: “Work to align human and natural resources of the community to match both global and regional markets, and strive to create new jobs that fit both the people and the place.” Next, the definition of community ... Read More About Next Wave of Economic Benefits Start with Today’s Students »
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