JA is proud to offer programs free of charge to students and schools. Educators are invited to register their class for a JA program at the appropriate grade level:
JA serves as a bridge for companies, organizations, and individuals who wish to be involved in the youth economic-development movement. JA programs are highly interactive and engage students in activities that are relevant and meaningful to their own lives.
As an educator in our local school boards YOU have the opportunity to let your class benefit from a JA experience!
JA programs provide students with experiences in work readiness, financial literacy, and entrepreneurship.
Our Program Offerings
Frequently Asked Questions
When will I receive my JA program?
JA programs are delivered throughout the school year based on funding, and class availability. Our new digital program offerings provide additional flexibility for educators to select program delivery options that work best for their class. A Program Manager will be in touch once you have registered your class(es).
What program is suitable for my classroom?
All JA programs are assigned to a specific grade level. Please note that if you have a split class, all students are encouraged to participate in the same program regardless of their grade level being one higher or lower than the recommended grade.
Who will deliver the program in my classroom?
Due to COVID-19, JA has adapted our program delivery method to align with the new health and safety protocols and a variety of school scenarios. Please review the following options, you will be asked to select which option will work best for your class as you complete the registration form. JA volunteer have always been an important part of the JA expereince as they share their experience and expertise with students. While volunteers cannot currently visit schools in person, we are excited to offer the option to request a virtual volunteer drop in, where volunteers can answer student questions and provide additional real-world experience to reinforce program topics (pending volunteer availability at time of program delivery).
How much will this program cost?
Nothing! JA offers the JA programming completely free of charge thanks to the support of our generous donors, supporters, and volunteers. We rely on the support of our community partners to ensure all program costs are covered.
How does my program get scheduled?
Once you register online, your local Program Manager will be in contact to provide additional program delivery details.
What if I have further questions about the JA program?
If you still have questions feel free to contact us.