Junior Achievement of SWCT

NameJunior Achievement of SWCT
address200 Connecticut Avenue
Norwalk CT 06854
Executive DirectorJanet Ursone, President
Program DirectorArlene Viscomi (Marketing Director)
# of Children Served12,300
Ages ServedK - 12th
HoursDuring school hours
Summer HoursSchool schedule
Months per Year12
Cost to FamiliesFree
Description of Programs

Junior Achievement of SWCT
In-School Program- to teach students K-12th the basic concepts of business, economics and how education is relevant to the workplace, also introduces them to many economic concepts and useful facts about the working world.

  • "Career Days"- organizes volunteers to visit schools to talk about careers
  • Junior Achievement Company Program- is a 12 week night program where students run their own company
  • Job Shadow/Field Trips- take middle and high school students into the workplace to learn about careers
  • Junior Achievement- is a resource for after-school program,providing curriculums and materials to teach kids about personal economics and business
  • Business & Entrepreneurship- teach students business and  entrepreneurship skills
  • Work Preparation & Successful skills- provide students with job ready preparation skills for success

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