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NEWSLETTER – MAY 2018

Join us Wednesday, June 13 from 8am-1pm for a FREE Workshop at Central Catholic High School. Workshop includes breakfast & lunch. The goal of this training is to help community members and educators develop skills and confidence with leading business and entrepreneurship experiences for students. Curriculum and tools will be […]

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LEMONADE DAY NORTHEAST OHIO 2018

Interactive Workshop Our interactive workshop illustrated a way to teach cost of goods sold (COGS) and profit margin to students in fifth grade and up. The activity, titled Lemonade Pricing Activity is described in Teaching Resources [link], available to you in our Google drive of YEI Partner Resources [link]. This […]

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NEWSLETTER – APRIL 2018

Innovator Competition – April 26 Open to high school students with an interest in starting or expanding a business. Students don’t need a business background to compete – they just need motivation, passion and a good idea. Click here for more information. LIVE Teen Pitch Tank – April 30 Young […]

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NEWSLETTER – MARCH 2018

The third annual Teen Pitch Tank high school video pitch competition is nearing completion. There were over 500 student entries from 58 high schools across Northeast Ohio. Twenty finalists are rallying friends and family to vote for their videos at teenpitchtank.com. Voting is open through Tuesday, March 13 at 11:59pm. […]

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NEWSLETTER – FEBRUARY 2018

Seats are available for grades 5-12 to attend Krystal Persaud’s afternoon presentation from 1-2pm on Wednesday, April 11 at University School’s Shaker Heights campus. Krystal is the Director of Product Design at littleBits, a platform of easy-to-use electronic building blocks. The program is free and bus transportation reimbursement is available. […]

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NEWSLETTER – JANUARY 2018

Seats are available for grades 5-12 to attend Krystal Persaud’s afternoon presentation from 1-2pm on Wednesday, April 11 at University School’s Shaker Heights campus. Krystal is the Director of Product Design at littleBits, a platform of easy-to-use electronic building blocks. The program is free and bus transportation reimbursement is available. […]

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Entrepreneurial Foundation – Smart Business – January 29, 2018

Greg Malkin, director of YEI, offered his insights on the importance of introducing students to entrepreneurial thinking: “Entrepreneurship education and real-world experiences position a young person for success, whether they become an entrepreneur or not. Entrepreneurship teaches important life skills, including financial literacy and public speaking, but also stimulates a […]

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NEWSLETTER – DECEMBER 2017

Join us after work on Thursday, January 18 for our High School Educator Retreat from 4:30-6:30pm at University School’s Hunting Valley Campus. The retreat will feature a creativity workshop, program updates, networking and dinner. All educators who teach or want to learn about entrepreneurship education are welcome to attend. Click […]

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We the People – WKYC – November 24, 2017

The Young Entrepreneur Market offers students real-world experience selling their products, in person, to the public. Greg Malkin and two young business owners, Josh and Ananya talk about their experiences. Click here to watch the clip! Info: YoungEntrepreneurInstitute.org HappyThoughtsCandlesCo.com KnotItUp.org Facebook.com/Hug-A-Beds Hershey-Montessori.org/Market[…]

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