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Training + Observation: 2-hours
Prep Time: 60-90 minutes prior to the JA in a Day event
Teaching Time: 4-5 hours. The teacher will be in the classroom at all times. Lunch and other breaks will be taken according to the normal classroom schedule

JA® in a Day events take place over one school day and volunteers teach all 5 lessons of the JA Economics for Success® program to 6th grade students at various middle schools in Montgomery County Public Schools. Volunteers will teach students about career choices, budget, credit and insurance. The volunteers cover all lessons in one visit and can teach in pairs (permitting number of volunteers).


Training + Observation: 2-hours, scheduled at your convenience
Prep Time: 30-60 minutes prior to each visit to the classroom
Teaching Time: 45 minutes, once-a-week, for 5 weeks


Traditional classes take place once a week for 5 weeks. Volunteers teach five 45-minute lessons and there are different time slots available for each school. The following volunteer opportunities are also through JA's partnership with Montgomery County on the 6th grade JA Economics for Success® program. Slots are filled continually so please contact Samantha Klinger at Samantha.Klinger@JA.org to reserve the one that works for you.

Montgomery Village Middle School

19300 Watkins Mill Rd.
Montgomery Village, MD 20886

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Program: JA Economics for Success® 
Grade: 6th
Dates: March 6—April 10
Day of Week: Tuesdays
Time of Day: Flexible

Herbert Hoover Middle School

8810 Postoak Rd.
Potomac, MD 20854

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Program: JA Economics for Success® 
Dates: March 15—April 19
Day of Week: Thursdays
Time of Day: Flexible 

Tilden Middle School

11211 Old Georgetown Rd.
Rockville, MD 20852

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Program: JA Economics for Success®
Dates: April 6—May 4
Day of Week: Fridays
Time of Day: Flexible