JA It's My Business! Blended Model provides middle school students an opportunity to learn how to turn an idea into a business. The program introduces students to the process of design thinking as a problem-solving process and provides an authentic entrepreneurial experience for students with each session building toward a product-pitch competition.

Prepare for your sessions by utilizing the resources below.

Volunteer Overview

Session 1 - Entrepreneurs

Session 2 - Market and Need

Session 3 - Innovative Ideas

Session 4 - Design and Prototype

Session 5 - Testing the Market


Session 6 - Seek Funding