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Painting Her Future Like a Savage

It all started in 2017 at Van Horn High School in Independence, Missouri, when Lizbeth Gonzalez d...

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Experiential Learning Curriculum Shown to Positively Impact Business Acumen and Self-Confidence in Students

Youth Entrepreneurs exists to instill Principled Entrepreneurship™ in young people through ...

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Education Panel: Building Student Networks

Learn how groups, including Youth Entrepreneurs, are boosting graduation rates in low income area...

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Small business tackling big world challenges

While there are many arguments for the value realized by a community when an entrepreneur starts ...

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Why I help El Dorado inmates work for second chances

As a program provider at the El Dorado Correctional Facility, I teach cognitive and life skills p...

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Fredericksburg Students to Grow Business Skills with New Entrepreneurship Program

FREDERICKSBURG, TEXAS – Youth Entrepreneurs (YE), a national nonprofit organization, has la...

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Youth Entrepreneurs: Teaching students about business, with a local focus

The phrase “youth entrepreneurs” often brings to mind technologically savvy young people in hoodi...

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Professional Development for Educators and Immersive Experiences for Students Yield High Dividends

Given the demands required of current students to succeed in the future workplace, the 21st centu...

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Educator and Student Summits Foster Transformations in Detroit

Youth Entrepreneurs exists to empower and mobilize educators so they are equipped to facilitate t...

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Field Trips: Opportunities to Increase Graduation Rates, Future Salary

In recent years, lower classroom budgets, standardized testing and increasingly rigid education r...

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Educator Survey Results Indicate Program Supports Educators and Facilitates Transformation in Students

As states grant governance regarding curriculum to school districts and educators, the demand for...

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Win-Win in the Classroom

If you want to be the kind of educator students remember and cherish, you have to take the time t...

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Professional Development with a Side of Transformation

During the transformational experience of YE Summit, alumni were given many opportunities to netw...

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Why my support is a moral obligation: A Partner's Story

For many of us, our mission to transform the lives of young people is personal. For Bruce Lee, it...

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Passion to Purpose: An Educator's Story

Josh Patterson isn’t a traditional educator. Two years ago, the Chaparral School District&r...

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A Summer to Remember: An Alumna's Story

When Victoria Xayaphet, a recent graduate from Truman High School in Independence, Missouri, arri...

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Class unlocks entrepreneurial thinking

Youth Entrepreneurs is inspiring entrepreneurial thinking inside the El Dorado Correctional Facil...

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Teaching Entrepreneurship is Experiential

The process of guiding students from concept to comprehension is a unique journey. Talented educa...

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Insiders: The Alumni Helping Make the YE Summit a Reality

This summer, Youth Entrepreneurs is hosting the second annual YE Summit in Detroit, Michigan. The...

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The Guardian of YE Summit

From July 15-19, 300 Youth Entrepreneurs students will participate in the second annual YE Summit...

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Opinion: Summer is season for entrepreneurship

While I understand and support the need to use standard instruction and testing to make sure our ...

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The Big Idea 2019: Bigger Than Ever

On May 29, twenty Youth Entrepreneurs students from around the country flew into Detroit, Michiga...

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Entrepreneurship Program Alumni Tend to Have Healthier Personal Finances, Higher Career Satisfaction

The desire to determine Youth Entrepreneurs’s (YE) efficacy and impact has driven the need ...

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The Tennis Ball that Will Change The Way You Teach

In Youth Entrepreneurs, experiential learning is at the heart of our curriculum. By creating acti...

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Enid Student Wins Grant at Entrepreneurship Expo U.S. Nationals Presented By Youth Entrepreneurs

DETROIT, MICH. - Kynlee Skaggs, a student at Enid High School, was awarded $2,500 at the National...

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Fort Worth Students Wins Grant at Entrepreneurship Expo U.S. Nationals Presented By Youth Entrepreneurs

DETROIT, MICH. - Darius Ford, Zarian Thompson and Kameron Sanders, all students at Young Men&rsqu...

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Hogeland Student Wins Grant at Entrepreneurship Expo U.S. Nationals Presented By Youth Entrepreneurs

DETROIT, MICH. - Cord Schneider, a student at Chinook High School, was awarded $6,000 at the Nati...

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Kansas City Area Students Win Grants At Entrepreneurship Expo U.S. Nationals Presented By Youth Entrepreneurs

DETROIT, MICH. - Kiley Daniels, a student at Liberty North High School in Kansas City, Missouri, ...

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Wichita Students Win Grants At Entrepreneurship Expo U.S. Nationals Presented By Youth Entrepreneurs

DETROIT, MICH. - Reema Moussa, a student at The Independent School, was awarded $12,500; Nick Jac...

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Two Students Who Shined at the YE Pitch Competition

Last year’s The Big Idea competition has grown to become the National Invention Convention ...

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YE’s Partnership with the STEMIE Coalition Grows Stronger

In 2018, Youth Entrepreneurs partnered with the STEMIE Coalition (STEM + Invention + Entrepreneur...

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Student of the Month: Auhneiyce Grissom

Auhneiyce Grissom, a student at Hutchinson High School in Hutchinson, Kansas, wanted to find a cl...

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Actions Speak Louder Than Words

Before Aaron Cummings  became a famous Youth Entrepreneurs teacher at Watford City High Scho...

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Entrepreneurship education inspiring second chances

At one prison in rural El Dorado, Kansas, two educators have teamed up to help inmates prepare to...

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Artificial Intelligence and Putting Principles before Profits

Profit is a powerful motivator. But some things are more important than revenue. This story detai...

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Young Business Minds Test Their Products

The students in the Youth Entrepreneurship Program set up shop in the school hallway where studen...

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River Rouge students launch fashion lines, cosmetics brands, more at 'Market Day'

Selling food, cosmetics, clothing and home goods, 27 pop-up businesses simultaneously opened in R...

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Detroit’s Youth Entrepreneurs, Teaching High School Student The Art of Entrepreneurship

Looking for an engaging elective course and alumni program that prepares students for success in ...

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Youth Entrepreneurs bringing National Summit to Detroit Key corporate sponsors on board to support the future of entrepreneurship, innovation and personal transformation

DETROIT, MICH. - More than 300 high school youth from across the country who have graduated from ...

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Student of the Month: Lucero Laborin

Across the nation, hundreds of Youth Entrepreneurs students are celebrating everyday successes, b...