The Young Entrepreneurs Academy
The Young Entrepreneurs Academy, or YEA!, is an innovative program that guides students through the process of starting their own real business. RIVER REGION CHAMBER is excited to announce the start of the YEA! program at JOHN L ORY MAGNET.
YEA! is a groundbreaking program that takes students between the ages of 11 and 18 through the process of starting a launching a real business or social movement over the course of an academic year . By the end of the class, students own and operate fully-formed and functioning businesses, which may be carried after their graduation from the program. YEA! aims at teaching students at an early age how to make a job, not just take a job. YEA! was developed at the University of Rochester with support from The Kauffman Foundation.