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NEWSLETTER – DECEMBER 2016

Mark your calendar for Wednesday, February 15 and plan to attend Young Entrepreneur Institute’s Entrepreneurship Educator Retreat for K-8 teachers from 4:30-7:00pm at University School’s Hunting Valley campus. All K-8 educators and administrators who teach or want to learn about entrepreneurship education are welcome to attend. This free retreat will […]

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NEWSLETTER – NOVEMBER 2016

Enspire summary, photos, a high school competition and a scholarship opportunity Educators, program directors and students came together Nov. 11-12 for the Enspire 2016 Conference sponsored by Burton D. Morgan Foundation. Friday’s keynote was Bill and John Nottingham of Nottingham Spirk, the father-son team that leads the Cleveland-based innovation firm. Their message focused on finding […]

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NEWSLETTER – SEPTEMBER 2016

Young Entrepreneur Institute’s High School Educator Retreat brought together over 30 entrepreneurship teachers after school on September 13. The professional development portion of the retreat provided lessons and materials for teaching students how to make a good elevator pitch. Attendees also heard updates about Believe in Ohio’s STEM Forums, Junior […]

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NEWSLETTER – JUNE 2016

Lemonade Day Northeast Ohio experienced significant growth in the 2015-16 school year. Here are the remarkable facts and figures: 3,000 sets of materials distributed, with over 75% of students completing the program and creating lemonade stand businesses. Students generated over $60,000 in sales. Profits ranged, with some students earning over […]

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NEWSLETTER – APRIL 2016

Over 300 people gathered for the 8th annual Celebration of Youth Entrepreneurship at University School on April 13. Keynote speaker Andrew Yang, CEO & Founder of Venture for America, was joined by 13 Cleveland-area Venture for America fellows. Prior to the evening presentation Andrew spoke to over 600 middle school […]

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