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JA 4E Fair

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This program is administered by JA of Central Indiana
High School

Pillars of Student Success
Financial Literacy Moderate Financial Literacy
Entrepreneurship Moderate Entrepreneurship
Work Readiness Moderate Work Readiness
The JA 4E Fair is an interactive virtual and in-person experience for high school students that exposes teens to four post-secondary pathways (Employment, Enrollment, Enlistment, and Entrepreneurship). JA 4E Fair will help students help their next steps in life by bringing together information about colleges, careers, military service, and entrepreneurship opportunities in Central Indiana. Students will explore their future pathways over a one-day period through either a virtual site or in person at their school that allows them to examine their interests and talents.

Employment: Students have direct access to 35+ local employers who are looking to hire high school students immediately following graduation. Employers share applications for open positions, company salaries, and access to their site for more information.

Enrollment: Students explore what it takes to enroll and pay for a college or university in addition to learning about trade programs and certification courses for continued education.

Enlistment: Students discover enlistment opportunities in one of the branches of the US military.

Entrepreneurship: Students learn to transform their ideas into concise, effective, and actionable plans from local entrepreneurs. Students develop a mindset that enables opportunity identification, innovation, and value creation. They learn the principles, strategies, and skills through the experiences of others and apply them to their own lives.

Alignment with State and National Standards

Common Core Standards

For those states that follow common core standards, Junior Achievement’s curricula have been reviewed for alignment with these standards! Learn more by selecting the appropriate grade level below.

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National Standards

While educational standards are determined primarily at the state level, many national standards serve as guidelines for the development of these state standards. See how Junior Achievement curricula align with the national standards listed below.

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State Standards

Junior Achievement curricula are created to align with state standards. To see how our programs align with your state’s standards, explore the options below.

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Scope and Sequence

Junior Achievement learning experiences cover financial literacy, career and work readiness, and entrepreneurship. Our extensive scope and sequence helps explain how our programs cover these subjects at various grade levels.

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Request a Presenter to Teach Curriculum

A Junior Achievement Volunteer teaches students
Junior Achievement lessons are delivered by volunteers from the community. These presenters are prepared by JA to facilitate engaging learning activities that focus on financial literacy, work and career readiness, and entrepreneurship. This results in an enriched learning experience that helps students make the connection between what they learn in school and the world outside the classroom.

Steps to Request a Presenter

Steps to Request a Presenter

1) Request Info

Once you’ve decided to have a JA volunteer in your classroom, fill out the form on this website. You will receive information on next steps.

2) Pick Schedule

You will be able to coordinate a schedule that works for your class either online or in conjunction with a JA representative.

3) Meet Presenter

Once a volunteer is identified for your class, JA will connect you with the presenter to discuss roles, expectations, and logistics.

4) Empower Students with Standards-Based Education

After all details are in place, the JA volunteer will deliver lessons to your students either virtually or in-person.

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