JA OUR NATION
ABOUT THE PROGRAM
JA Our Nation introduces students to the intersection of work readiness and upper elementary grades social studies learning objectives. Through hands-on classroom activities, the program provides students with practical information about the nation’s free market system and how it serves as an economic engine for businesses and careers. The curriculum also introduces the need for entrepreneurial and innovative thinking to meet the requirements of high-growth, high-demand careers and the concept of globalization in business.
PROGRAM GRADE LEVEL
Students are introduced to the nation’s free market system and how it supports businesses and careers.
Students experience how entrepreneurial thinking can spur new businesses and the opportunity for future income.
Students examine career groups and the skills needed for a variety of careers.
Students identify important work-readiness soft skills necessary for career success.
Students explore how Nigeria is connected to the global economy.
Students dig deeper and experience the three ways businesses are organized.