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Nov 30, 2017, 09:03 ET The Hartford and Junior Achievement USA Team up for JA MyBiz Builder to Teach Entrepreneurial Concepts to Teens

The Hartford and Junior Achievement USA (JA) today announced the launch of JA MyBiz Builder, a fun and engaging online experience that lets teens...


Nov 16, 2017, 13:58 ET Survey: Are Teens Going "Bricks and Mortar" this Holiday Season?

A new survey from Junior Achievement USA (JA) shows that a majority of teens (54%) plan to do much of their shopping at brick-and-mortar discount...


Nov 01, 2017, 10:03 ET Survey: Parents Extremely Supportive of Their Teens' Entrepreneurial Dreams, but Most Teens Don't Have Them

New research conducted by ORC International on behalf of Junior Achievement (JA) and EY shows that nearly nine-in-ten parents (88%) would be...


Oct 24, 2017, 14:22 ET Junior Achievement Recipient of $175,000 Grant from People's United Community Foundation

Today, People's United Community Foundation, the charitable arm of People's United Bank, N.A., announced it has awarded a $175,000 grant to Junior...


Aug 29, 2017, 09:43 ET Labor Day Blues: Three-in-Four Parents and Teens Concerned Global Competition and Automation will Make it Difficult for Next Generation to Have a Successful Job/Career

A new survey from Junior Achievement USA (JA) shows that 77 percent of parents are "concerned" about their children's ability to have a successful...


Aug 09, 2017, 09:24 ET 78 Percent of Parents Plan to Buy Back-To-School Supplies at Brick-and-Mortar Stores; Only 8 Percent will Shop Online

A new survey from Junior Achievement USA (JA) shows that 78 percent of parents plan to buy their children's back-to-school supplies at traditional...


Jun 29, 2017, 16:09 ET Junior Achievement Teen Entrepreneurs Of Alpha Necessities From Fort Lauderdale Win "JA Company Of The Year"

On Wednesday, June 21, in Washington, D.C., the teen entrepreneurs of Alpha Necessities representing JA of South Florida (Fort Lauderdale Area) were...


Jun 29, 2017, 10:00 ET Junior Achievement USA Launches "Empower the Future" Campaign to Ask Volunteers to Inspire Kids to Succeed

Junior Achievement USA® (JA) today announced the launch of its JA Empower the Future PSA campaign. The goal of this campaign is to connect volunteer...


Jun 01, 2017, 10:01 ET New Research Reveals The Differences Between Boys' And Girls' Career And College Plans And An Ongoing Need To Engage Girls In STEM

New research conducted on behalf of Junior Achievement and EY shows that a surprising 91 percent of teenage boys and girls ages 13-17 know what kind...


May 16, 2017, 12:03 ET The Generation Gap On Auto Ownership Is As Wide As A Highway: 76 Percent Of Teens Say They're Ready For A Car, 85 Percent Of Parents Disagree

While 76 percent of teens ages 15-17 are confident they fully understand the financial responsibilities of owning a car, 85 percent of parents with...


Apr 17, 2017, 09:07 ET New Junior Achievement-Jackson Research Reveals That Today's Children Have A Lot To Learn About Money

A new survey by Wakefield Research for Junior Achievement and the Jackson Charitable Foundation reveals that when it comes to money, kids as old as...


Jan 10, 2017, 10:03 ET Junior Achievement USA And Robert Half Launch Online Resume Center To Help Students Prepare For That First Job

Junior Achievement USA® (JA) and Robert Half announced today the launch of the enhanced My Resume section of JA My Way (JAMyWay.org), JA's online...


May 26, 2016, 10:00 ET One-Third of Teens Expect a Car or Truck for Graduation, but Most Don't Know the Ongoing Cost of Vehicle Ownership

One-in-three (34%) teens expect to receive a car or truck or help with paying for a vehicle as a high school graduation present, according to a new...


Apr 07, 2016, 10:15 ET Poll: Teen Girls Now Have Same Income Expectations as Teen Boys

In a pronounced shift from two years ago, teen girls now have the same income expectations as teen boys, according to a new survey from Junior...


Mar 30, 2016, 12:57 ET Poll: Two-Thirds of Teens See Borrowers, Not Government, Responsible for Paying Off Student Loan Debt

A new survey of 1,000 teens by Junior Achievement USA and Voya Foundation shows that nearly two-thirds of teens, or 65 percent, believe borrowers are ...


Feb 24, 2016, 10:00 ET New Online Resource Helps Educators Discuss Pros and Cons of Student Loans

Junior Achievement USA® is unveiling a brand new online resource that allows teachers, school counselors, and parents to help high school students...


Jan 28, 2016, 11:16 ET New Online Resource Helps Educators Discuss Pros and Cons of Student Loans

Junior Achievement USA® is unveiling a brand new online resource that allows teachers, school counselors, and parents to help high school students...


Nov 18, 2015, 11:11 ET Junior Achievement And PMI Educational Foundation Pilot New Online Project Management Training Module For Teens

Junior Achievement USA (JA), the leading youth education nonprofit teaching K-12 students real-world financial literacy, entrepreneurship and...


Oct 13, 2015, 10:00 ET Junior Achievement and American Honda Finance Corporation Launch Website to Educate Youth on Auto Finance and Vehicle Ownership

A new national survey finding that teen drivers lack basic knowledge of automobile finance and total vehicle ownership costs has sparked Junior...


Sep 29, 2015, 10:00 ET CrossKnowledge Partners with Junior Achievement USA to Support Future Entrepreneurs

Junior Achievement USA® and CrossKnowledge—the distance learning brand of John Wiley and Sons, Inc.—today announced a joint partnership that will...


Jul 28, 2015, 10:00 ET Junior Achievement, Citi Foundation and OneMain Financial Offer Teens New Online Experience to Explore their Futures

Junior Achievement USA® (JA) unveiled an online experience today that is a one-stop shop for teens and their parents in helping them make decisions...


Jul 08, 2015, 10:00 ET AIG Donates $425,000 to Implement Junior Achievement Programs Globally

Students in 19 global cities will learn important entrepreneurship, financial literacy and work readiness skills, thanks to a generous grant of...


Jun 25, 2015, 10:00 ET Junior Achievement USA Launches "JA Heroes" Campaign to Ask Volunteers to Give Kids the Power to See Their Future

Junior Achievement USA® (JA) today announced the launch of its JA Heroes PSA campaign. The goal of this campaign is to connect volunteer mentors with ...


Jun 25, 2015, 09:59 ET Junior Achievement Of San Diego Teen Entrepreneurs Of "CCA Today" Win "JA Company Of The Year" Award Powered By The Hartford

On Wednesday in Washington, D.C., the teen entrepreneurs of "CCA Today" from Junior Achievement (JA) of San Diego County were selected from among 15...


Jun 24, 2015, 10:15 ET Junior Achievement USA and the Association of Latino Professionals For America Join Forces to Prepare Youth for Career Success

Junior Achievement USA® (JA) and ALPFA, Inc. (the Association of Latino Professionals For America) today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU)...