Our Junior Achievement program began today!

During this interactive, in-class program students will:

  • Learn how to distinguish what is a business and what it is not.
  • Explore where customers come from and how to keep them.
  • Discuss how business contributes to the well-being of a community.
  • Recognize that businesses can impact the environment in both positive and negative ways.
  • Learn about the history of some Canadian businesses and how they’ve changed over time.
  • Understand of the importance of innovation.
  • Describe what makes an entrepreneur innovative.

To learn more, visit the BC Junior Achievement website.

It’s a free, four lesson program, offered by a volunteer from the business sector.  Thank you Connie Allsopp for coming into our class to present this fun and educational program!