Our Locally Developed Programs

Junior Achievement Programs

Junior Achievement's unique delivery system provides the training, materials, and support necessary to bolster the chances for student success. The impact is measurable, too. Students who participate in Junior Achievement programs demonstrate a significant understanding of economics and business concepts. We invite you to take a closer look at our programs!


Locally Developed Programs

Programs developed locally by Junior Achievement of Northern California

JA S.H.E. LEADS

JA S.H.E. Leads connects businesswomen and outstanding female high school students in Silicon Valley to celebrate success, develop workforce readiness, capture new opportunities and inspire the next generation of female leaders to pursue a career path in STEM.

Implementation: Classroom Based
Entrepreneurship: Moderate
Financial Literacy: Moderate
Work Readiness: Moderate
Nor Cal Stock Market Challenge

This one-day, live Stock Market simulation game features teams of high school students who compete to see who can grow their initial investment into the largest net worth "mock" stock portfolio.

Implementation: Classroom Based
Entrepreneurship: Moderate
Financial Literacy: Moderate
Work Readiness: Moderate
Social Innovation Camp

JA Social Innovation Camps equip students with the skills and experiences to run businesses, make discoveries, create solutions, and change our world for the better. Students learn and experience business fundamentals and the art and hard-work of entrepreneurship as they work collaboratively to design solutions to issues related to sustainability, health and safety, STEM career development, high school graduation rates, and workforce readiness.

Implementation: Classroom Based
Entrepreneurship: Moderate
Financial Literacy: Moderate
Work Readiness: Moderate
Tech & Innovation Day

This one-day, project-based, intensive learning experience will engage high school students in hands-on workshops, expose them to tech career paths, and provide them the opportunity to network with region leaders in technology.

Implementation: JA-Capstone
Entrepreneurship: Moderate
Financial Literacy: Moderate
Work Readiness: Moderate
JA Correlates To State Standards!

Junior Achievement programs correlate to various national, state, and district educational standards. See how by clicking below!

JA Correlation Standards
See the Results!

Survey results prove that JA is preparing students to develop successful financial management habits, empowering them to explore the potential of becoming an entrepreneur, and providing them the skills necessary to succeed in a global economy.

JA Programs Evaluation Results
JA Programs Scope and Sequence

Learn more about the concepts and skills of JA Programs.

JA Scope and Sequence
More Awesome Learning Opportunities!

JA programs supplements provide students with additional information and engaging learning opportunities.

JA Program Supplements

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