- 23-26: NFTE University at Temple University, ECEC, 1509 Cecil B. Moore Avenue, Philadelphia
- NFTE’s relationship with teachers begins at NFTE University, a unique program that prepares educators to deliver fun, engaging and relevant entrepreneurship education. NFTE U is a four-day intensive training program that focuses on the core elements of experiential education and provides the tools and methodology for teaching students the principles of entrepreneurship. For more information, please contact Connor Krone at (215) 204-5769.
The following teacher training events will also take place during the 2013-2014 school year. Registration for these seminars is limited to NFTE Certified Teachers only.
|Sept. 21, 2013||Opportunity Recognition||Understand the difference between a good idea and a good opportunity. Share resources to jump start the NFTE 2013-2014 year.|
|Oct. 8, 2013||Technology and NFTE||Introduce NFTE teachers to advanced classroom technologies. Sample topics include prezi, social networking tools, and mobile app development.|
|Nov. 5, 2013||Sales and Promotion||Review best practices for sales and promotion. Distribute resources to help NFTE students plan to actualize their business.|
|Jan. 14, 2014||Marketing||Discover solutions for effective business marketing. Understand how to use social media, traditional paper marketing, and networks to amplify business.|
|March 1, 2014||Business Financials||Construct solid business financials that hold weight in real world practive. Teachers receive lessons and strategies to implement solid financials.|
|April 5, 2014||Modern Economic Topics||Review modern issues in the global economy, and develop strategies to connect NFTE content to real problems that face local communities, and world.|
|May 6, 2014||NFTE Extensions||Identify how to keep NFTE students engaged after the end of the course year. Alumni enrollment instructions are executed.|
For more information about these events, contact Sylvia Watts McKinney or call (215) 204-5989.