JA BizTown program at Junior Achievement of Northern Indiana

JA BizTown program at Junior Achievement of Northern Indiana

JA BizTown combines in-class learning with a day-long visit to a simulated town. This popular learning experience allows elementary school students to operate banks, manage restaurants, write checks, and vote for mayor. Students are able to connect the dots between what they learn in school and the real world.

Outcomes of JA BizTown program at Junior Achievement of Northern Indiana: Exploration.
Build awareness of careers and explore postsecondary and career options for the purpose of motivating  students and to inform their decision making in high school.

Location
: Various Locations. (N/A County)
Type of Program: Career Relevant Learning.
Eligibility: Students in northeast Indiana.
Grade Level: 4, 5, 6
Age Requirement: Unspecified
Work Experience Earned: No
Compensation: Unpaid
Certifications: N/A
College Credit: N/A
Duration: 1 day at JA Biztown (or a virtual simulation) and 13 teacher led sessions
Cost: N/A. 

Additional information
: https://northernindiana.ja.org/programs/ja-biztown