Deerpark Middle School
JA It's My Business!®
JA It's My Business provides students an opportunity to learn how to turn an idea into a business. The program introduces students to the process of design thinking as a problem- solving process and provides an authentic entrepreneurial experience for students with each session building toward a product-pitch competition. Volunteers help guide students through a business startup from its ideation, innovation, and market research through its design and prototyping.
Time Commitment: Meeting with your class once a week for 6 weeks
Training: Attend a JA Program Training where you'll receive materials and training prior to class.
Classes Start: with a full volunteer cohort
Class Times: Wednesdays