Business schools rarely interact with high-school students and connect even less often with youngsters in elementary school.Read More
Students at a school in Fleetwood are the focus of a new documentary movie about a program that encourages entrepreneurship.Read More
“PowerPlay Young Entrepreneurs has proven to be a great tool for engaging students with a variety of skills, abilities and interests,” said Allyson Prescesky, senior manager of community and communications at the Coastal Community Credit Union.Read More
VANCOUVER—Learning to thrive in an atmosphere of constant failure is the most important lesson entrepreneurship can teach, according to the young business students at Monday’s Western Canada Young Entrepreneur Showcase.
Langley School District organizes first ever event at LEC FieldhouseRead More
The goal of the program is to teach students about the tools needed to start a business as well as money management and supporting a charity through a hands-on experience. Tori Sutherland said she enjoyed the project.Read More
Pelkey said the students have to pay back their investors, or their families, from their profits but can then keep whatever is left. The goal of the program are for students to develop entrepreneurial thinking, communication skills, creativity, learn practical money management and to make a difference in their community.Read More
SURREY Board of Trade’s Youth Entrepreneur Business Showcase for Grades 4-7 at South Surrey’s Crescent Park Elementary School, with PowerPlay Strategies, took place on Wednesday. Innovative product creations, entrepreneurial techniques and sales approaches showed that the next generation is ready to take on the task of the real world.Read More