Idea to Pitch provides a linear path for youth to identify their passions, practice their creativity, and take their ideas through design, market research, business model, and pitch.
Recommended for: Outside School Time – OST (afterschool, camps, summer, 21st Century Community Learning Centers – CCLC), extended learning, existing STEM programs, any enrichment and supplementary programs
Youth go through the creative process and along the way they discover, research, and innovate a career. They will also hone their oral and written communication skills as well as build their personal and professional network.
Recommended for: In-school and afterschool enrichment, career awareness, College & Career Ready (CCR) programs, Career & Technical Education (CTE) programs
Students will actively observe the world around them to identify social, cultural, or environmental challenges and creatively develop ways to address them. They’ll build their entrepreneurial identity and agency as they engage in solving community based issues that are meaningful to them.
Recommended for: In-school and afterschool enrichment, summer programs
Modular, flexible, standalone individual lessons on topics from creativity to pitching to design thinking and more! Each lesson features multiple activities with detailed preparation, instructions, slides, and handouts required to teach.
Recommended for: In-school and afterschool existing STEM programs, business or marketing courses, enrichment programs
VentureLab’s online courses provide entrepreneurial learning to youth anywhere! Our courses work well as part of a class, homeschool curriculum, hybrid and remote learning, and lots more!
Recommended for: In-school and afterschool enrichment, homeschool and virtual learning
This workbook is made for side by side learning of youth and caregivers and features 60+ activities created around VentureLab’s Entrepreneurial mindsets and Financial Literacy concepts. Available in English & Spanish.
Recommended for: Mentoring programs, community or school-based programs, parents and/or guardians