NEWSLETTER – JANUARY 2018

Celebrate Youth Entrepreneurship

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. Click here to register your class.

Educator Resources Available

Did we miss you at the Educator Retreat earlier this month? Click here to access resources from the retreat including creativity exercises and ideation worksheets. You can access directly at bit.ly/teenpitchtank2018.

Also, a reminder that the Educator Toolkit from the Enspire 2017 Conference is still available. You can access directly at bit.ly/Enspire2017.

20 students will win cash, Cleveland Indians tickets and more

Teen Pitch Tank video pitch contest is open to all high school students in NEO through February 19. TWENTY finalists will win prizes – and your whole class can win a pizza or donut party. Visit teenpitchtank.com.

Young Entrepreneur Summer Camp

June 18-22 and June 25-29 at University School
Geared to students with a high level of interest in entrepreneurship who will be entering grades 7-9. Through fun games, activities, group projects, and launching a small business, campers will learn business and marketing strategy, teamwork, and essential problem solving and leadership skills. Click here for more info.


Save the Date! Our next After-School Educator Retreat will be Tuesday, February 20. The topic is leadership featuring Scott Allen from JCU Boler School of Business. More details coming soon!

It’s not too early to reserve a spot for Young Entrepreneur Market spring dates. View the full schedule and sign-up at youngentrepreneurmarket.org.