Junior Achievement of Western PA
Junior Achievement is a youth development organization dedicated to inspiring and preparing young people to succeed in our global economy. JA's vision is to empower young people to own their economic success.
Programs and Services
Junior Achievement's kindergarten through 12th grade programming provides students with relevant, age-appropriate, experiential programs that deliver career role models and cutting-edge tools, such as leadership, teamwork and decision-making skills.
Elementary school programs: Students learn the basic concepts of business and economics and how education is relevant to the workplace.
Middle grade programs: The programs supplement standard social studies curricula and develop essential communication skills for success in the business world.
High school programs: Students make informed, intelligent decisions about their future, and foster skills that will be highly useful in the business world.