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PROJECT ECHO PROGRAMS

Multiple Entrepreneurship Programs, After School Activities, and Clubs for Rising Middle through High School Students

Bring an activity-based entrepreneurship program into your classroom and engage your students

by having them work in teams to ideate and develop a start-up!

 

Entrepreneurship develops leaders through knowledge, responsibility, connection and academic achievement

Project ECHO supports teachers in their classrooms with:

  • Professional development, resources, and continuing support

  • A student-focused curriculum that culminates with a showcase event

  • On-line mentoring for student business teams provided by background-screened volunteers

  • Virtual events to include C-Suite Speakers Series and Entrepreneur Chats

  • Optional participation in the Business Plan Competition is worthy of college applications, and winning teams are awarded cash start-up funds (AKA scholarships!)

Individual students can scroll below to learn about after-school programs and clubs

Engage Your Students with Entrepreneurship!

 
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Launching ECHO

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Launching ECHO

(Entrepreneurial Concepts Hands On!)

 

Add a project-based entrepreneurial activity to your classroom or club. One-hour a week will introduce your students to entrepreneurship as they work in teams to ideate and create a business, prepare a pitch and compete in the High School Entrepreneurs' Business Plan Competition.

TIES

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Tailored Innovation & Entrepreneurship Studies

 

A semester-long entrepreneurship program  supplemented with start-up case studies from multiple industries and infused with design challenges to keep students engaged. Students build academic portfolios and participate in a classroom start-up showcase event. 

SUMMER

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Campus-Based Summer Program

 

Offer a multi-week entrepreneurship summer program to your middle or high school students. Programs include professional development,  curricluum, all licensing fees, and a capstone event. Exceptional program encourages teamwork, communications, creativie thinking,  public speaking, and developing employable skills.  

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Social Entrepreneurship

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InVisions: Social Justice, Accessibility, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

 

In partnership with the Fox Family Foundation, InVisions is an innovative program that gets teens focused on building a more inclusive community through the creation of products and services that meets the needs of people of all abilities.

InVisions may be offered as a semester or year long entrepreneurship class, a robust summer program, or students may enroll in a free self-paced program.

 

InVisions culminates in a formal pitch competition in the Spring.

MSEA

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Launching Winter 2022/2023

Morgan Stanley

Entrepreneurship Academy

 

In partnership with Morgan Stanley, the MSEA is an entrepreneurship program highly focused on personal and business finance, and preparing students for future careers in finance.  This project-based program can be added to any high school or college class, a student club, or can be offered as an after-school program. 

Organizations may qualify for subsidized registration if more than 75% of their anticipated student enrollment represents African American or Black populations. 

Teacher Resources

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Coming Soon!

Entrepreneurship Teacher Resources

 

Entrepreneurship teachers will soon have a portal of open-source and free materials and resources to help engaged your students and support your classroom teaching methods.   Feel free to share your favorite resources, as well! 

 

Resources include additional curriculum, videos, articles, websites, tutorials and more!

 

No need to enroll, this will be offered free to all teachers.  Would you like to add a resource to this page? Please submit your request for consideration below. All submissions must be offered at no charge. 

Campus-Based Summer Program

 

Offer a multi-week entrepreneurship summer program to your middle or high school students. Progams include teacher professional development, full curricluum, all licensing fees and a supported classroom-based capstone event. Exceptional program encourages teamwork, communications, public speaking and more! 

Campus-Based Summer Program

 

Offer a multi-week entrepreneurship summer program to your middle or high school students. Progams include teacher professional development, full curricluum, all licensing fees and a supported classroom-based capstone event. Exceptional program encourages teamwork, communications, public speaking and more! 

Enroll as an Individual Student in our After School Program or Start an Entrepreneurship Club at Your School!
Join ours, start your own or register for our after school program.

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Start-Up! Club

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Start-Up! Virtual

Entrepreneurship Club

 

An international student-led entrepreneurship club hosted by Project ECHO staff and mentors. Students learn to develop an entrepreneurial mindset through activities and guest speakers.

Entrepreneurship Club

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Launch your High School Entrepreneurship Club

 

Project ECHO's Entrepreneurship Club Playbook provides meeting ideas and activities that will meet the entrepreneurial interests of your students.

Interested in competing in the Business Plan Competition? Add Launching ECHO into your club to help prepare teens to form businesses and prepare their pitches!

*Launching ECHO is a fee-based program.

Virtual After School Program

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After School

 Entrepreneurship Program

 

January  - May  2023

10am – 12PM PST on Zoom

Intended for individual students who are not part of a class. Entrepreneurship is a proven way to ignite a teen’s creativity, curiosity, and innovative spirit. Register today for an activity-based program that builds life, academic, and personal skills while helping teens ideate and create a business and pitch. 

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 Project ECHO is an amazing experience that re-engages students and helps them identify personal and academic goals.