From kindergarten to 12th grade and beyond.
Annually, Junior Achievement-Rocky Mountain, Inc., reaches more than 100,000 students. We do this through relevant and innovative curriculum that begins in elementary school and continues on through high school. Students learn how they can impact the world around them as individuals, workers and consumers. In the middle and high school years, the focus shifts to our key content areas of entrepreneurship, financial literacy and work readiness. Take a look at our curriculum. You’ll see how we encourage students to use information, apply basic skills, think critically and solve complex problems.
A record number of students from 44 area high schools competed in this year’s JA Stock Market Challenge, presented by Great West-Great-Teachers, a program of Great-West Financial. Students got some hands on experience with investment strategies, carefully playing the game in … Continue reading
Junior Achievement-Rocky Mountain, Inc. has received a $16,000 grant to support its entrepreneurship programs in 15 local Denver-area classrooms. Sam’s Club presented the grant in support of its focus on youth entrepreneurship education. “Knowledge of the free enterprise system, its benefits to … Continue reading
Technology and communications companies are no strangers to competition or community involvement. So it’s no wonder industry leaders jumped at the chance to compete against each other for the good of Colorado’s young people by joining the JA Communications & … Continue reading