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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 New Jersey

JA Career Success Workshop

JA Career Success Workshop is a statewide initiative that connects high schools, higher education, and the business community in an effort to close the employability skills gap, build New Jersey's future workforce pipeline, and prepare thousands of students for success after graduation.

Implementation: Classroom Based
Entrepreneurship: Moderate
Financial Literacy: Moderate
Work Readiness: High
JA NextGen Tech Series

JA NextGen Tech Series is an innovative series of workshops and hackathons. Developed and led by high school students for middle and high school students, these learning opportunities engage young people in computer science challenges, introduce the world of cybersecurity, teach coding and other IT skills, and expose them to the careers within technology. Corporate mentors provide coaching and guidance throughout, while inspiring students to consider a STEM career.

Implementation: Classroom Based
Entrepreneurship: Moderate
Financial Literacy: Moderate
Work Readiness: High
JA Women's Future Leadership Forum

JA's Women’s Future Leadership Forums empower female high school students through a transformative learning environment that inspires them to dream big as they prepare to enter the workforce, attend college, and/or join the armed forces.

Implementation: Classroom Based
Entrepreneurship: Moderate
Financial Literacy: Moderate
Work Readiness: High
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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