Teachers believed that participation in JA BizTown helped students understand the importance of setting ‘real-world’ long-term goals.
Volunteers agreed that participation in JA BizTown encouraged students to use collaboration, critical thinking and communication skills.
Educators reported that participation in JA Finance Park has had a positive impact on their teaching and curriculum delivery in the classroom.
Volunteers agreed that after participation in JA Finance Park students demonstrated an improved understanding of the connection between budgeting and financial goals.
My favorite part of JA BizTown was getting the experience of being an adult. Why? Because even though it sounds like a handful, nothing is impossible if you work hard.
JA Finance Park taught me how to make a budget. Budgets help you manage money and become awesome.
The JA Academy program was a benefit to me because it forced me to work harder. In middle school, I was an alright student, but now I’m getting A’s thanks to all the students and teachers here.
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