As we make the leap from summer vacation to a new school year can be a challenge for any of us especially our students. HERE are some practical tips for coaching your kids through the back-to-school transition to get the year off to a good start.
Thank you to our valued sponsors for helping make our 17th Annual JA Golf Tournament a success!
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JA It's My Future program is "life changing" according to this Lakeview Middle School student.
Middle School Students Map Their Futures
This young Junior Achievement student was so inspired by the JA It's My Future program that she created a mural in her middle school hallway entitled, "What path will you choose?"
Read the full article from the Greenville Business Magazine.
JA Entrepreneurship Week: Success Beyond Measure
November 16th through 20th was national JA Entrepreneurship Week. These local entrepreneurs and Junior Achievement advocates went into local class rooms to talk with high school students about what it means to be an entrepreneur and their personal journey to get to where they are.
Thank you to these fantastic individuals that took time out of their schedules in order to spend some time with students.
BO AUGHTRY, Windsor Aughtry, Principal
JERMEY BOEH, Next High School, Director of Entrepreneurship
SHARON DAY, Sales Activation Group, CEO
ZACH EIKENBERRY, Next High School, Founding CEO
JASON FREEMAN, J. Freeman and Associates, Owner & CEO
ELIZABETH GARRISON-RASOR, Ever-Green Recycling, Ecopreneur
TIM GRANT, Resurgent, CEO
CHARLOTTE GROCE, DBA Palmetto Outdoor Spaces, President...
To See The Full List Click Here
Junior Achievement Sparks Student Success
JA impacted 5 million U.S.. students in more than 200,000 classrooms in 2014-2015.
Our volunteer-delivered, kindergarten-12th grade programs foster work-readiness, entrepreneurship and financial literacy skills, and use experiential learning to empower students to dream big and reach their potential. With the help of more than 213,000 volunteers nationwide, JA students develop the skills they need to experience the realities and opportunities of work and entrepreneurship in the 21st-century global marketplace.