Would you like to make a difference in the lives of children? Then become a volunteer teacher for Junior Achievement of Southwest Connecticut. Our In School Program educates students (K-12) about business and the free enterprise system. We provide you with everything you need to succeed (training, lesson plans and materials)! The In School Program consists of the following: 1) Elementary School Program - Offered to Kindergarten through fifth grade. This program consists of five classes (one class a week) with each class lasting 35-45 minutes (depending on grade level). Themes include: self, family, community, city, region, and nation 2) Middle School Program - Offered to grades 6-9. This program consists of 6 classes (one class a week) with each class lasting approximately 45 minutes. Themes include: Global Marketplace, Economics for Success and JA America Works 3) JA Success Skills - Offered to high school students. This program consists of 7 classes (one class a week) with each class lasting approximately 45 minutes. Components of the class include: Success Skills and Leadership. We have several other High School Programs, including Business Ethics and others.
We do our best to place you in a school convenient to you. If you are interested in participating or would like more information please call Arlene Viscomi at 203-854-1700
Good Match For
People 55+ Group
Requirements & Commitment