Junior Achievement is here to ensure that you have a great volunteer experience and are prepared to effectively deliver JA programs. Are you nervous or unsure about how to manage a class full of energetic students? Do you need help going through the materials in your JA program?

Kickoff Videos

 

youtube-iconJA in a Day: Elementary School – This video is shown to elementary school students at the start of their JA in a Day.

 


 

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JA in a Day: Middle School – This video is shown to middle school students at the start of their JA in a Day.

 


Volunteer Training Videos: General Facilitation (3-5 minutes each)

 

youtube-iconElementary Classroom Management, Part 1 – Learn techniques to help you connect with students.

 


 

youtube-iconElementary Classroom Management, Part 2 – This video provides useful and easy to implement classroom management tips.

 


 

Middle & High School Classroom Management, Part 1youtube-icon – Do your have questions about the behaviors you might encounter in the classroom? This video provides helpful tips and techniques.

 


 

youtube-iconMiddle & High School Classroom Management, Part 2 – This video will help you manage behaviors and keep students focused on learning outcomes.

 


 

youtube-iconWhat to bring to your JA in a Day – Do you have questions about how the day will flow, where to go or what to wear? Watch this short video for answers to FAQs.

 


 

youtube-iconPreparing for your JA in a Day – Learn how to plan and prepare for a successful JA in a Day.

 


 

youtube-iconTraditional Classrooms – Are you wondering what to wear, where to park or what to bring? Learn the answers to your questions and more.

 


Volunteer Training Videos: Program-Specific (3-5 minutes each)

youtube-iconJA Ourselves – Click here for the session-by-session JA Ourselves training videos. Thank you to our friends at JA South Dakota for creating these videos.

 


 

youtube-iconJA Our Families– Click here for session-by-session JA Our Families training videos.

 


 

youtube-iconJA Our Community– Click here for the session-by-session JA Our Community training videos. Thank you to our friends at JA South Dakota for creating these videos.

 


 

youtube-iconJA Our City– Click here for the session-by-session JA Our City training videos. Thank you to our friends at JA South Dakota for creating these videos.

 


 

youtube-iconJA Our City- Click here for the Sweet Pepper Designs Music Video Digital Asset. Special thanks to the Jackson Charitable Foundation for creating the Cha-Ching Money Smart Kids is a financial literacy program.

 


 

youtube-iconJA Our Nation– Click here for the session-by-session JA Our Nation training videos. Thank you to our friends at JA South Dakota for creating these videos.

 


 

youtube-iconJA Our Region– Click here for the session-by-session JA Our Region training videos.

 


 

youtube-iconJA Our Region Supplement – This video is presented by the Coloradans for Responsible Energy Development (CRED) as part of the JA Our Region program supplement.

 


 

youtube-iconJA More than Money– Click here for the session-by-session JA More than Money training videos.

 


 

youtube-iconJA Start It Up – Click here for JA Start it Up program videos and presentations.

 


 

youtube-iconJA Going Global – Click here for JA Going Global program videos and presentations.

 


 

youtube-iconJA It’s My Future– Click here for the session-by-session JA It’s My Future training videos. Thank you to our friends at JA South Dakota for creating these videos.

 


 

youtube-iconJA Economics for Success– Click here for the session-by-session JA Economics for Success training videos. Thank you to our friends at JA South Dakota for creating these videos.

 


 

youtube-iconJA Personal Finance– Click here for the session-by-session JA Personal Finance training videos. Thank you to our friends at JA South Dakota for creating these videos.

 


 

youtube-iconJA Career Success– Click here for the session-by-session JA Career Success training videos. Thank you to our friends at JA South Dakota for creating these videos.

 


Preparing For Your JA Class
PDF iconVolunteer Training Guide – Guide used by JA staff to train new classroom volunteers.

 


 

PDF iconLesson Planning Guide – A simple printable worksheet to help you plan your JA lesson.

 


 

PDF iconBilingual Classrooms – A one-page guide for volunteers preparing to teach entirely or partially in Spanish.

 


 

PDF iconTeaching in Teams: Tips and Suggestions – One page of tips and suggestions to save you preparation time and ensure a seamless partnership.

 


 

PDF iconJA in a Day “Frequently Asked Questions” – Online listing of common logistic and classroom questions.

 

Middle and High School Program Overviews and Supplements

 

hyperlink iconLaunch My Career Colorado is a free interactive web tool that provides students with information about the return on investment in a certificate or degree from public postsecondary schools, including technical schools and community colleges.

 


JA Economics for Success

PDF iconJA Economics for Success Program Overview

 

PDF iconCredit Score Determinants

 


JA It’s My Future

PDF iconJA It’s My Future Blended Program Overview

 

PDF iconJA Its My Future (Kit Based) Program Overview

 


JA It’s My Business

PDF iconJA It’s My Business! Blended 2017 Program Brief

 


JA Global Marketplace

PDF iconJA Global Marketplace Blended 2017 Program Brief

 


JA Start It Up

PDF iconStart It Up Program Overview

 

hyperlink iconStart It Up Digital Resources

 


JA Finance Park

PDF iconJA Finance Park Program Brief

 

youtube-iconJA Finance Park Promotional Video

 

youtube-iconSimulation Overview

 


Other Middle School Resources

hyperlink iconLaunch My Career Colorado

 

 

hyperlink iconJA My Way