Industry Features, Press Releases & Impact on Students, Schools and Communities

2019-05-31.hononegah. rockfordregisterstar.
Rockford Register Star

Taking Teaching Beyond Books

ROCKTON — Dominick Welte took a business class as a sophomore at Hononegah High School, and he wasn’t especially eager to take another this year when he was approached by Hononegah business teacher Jason Brunke.

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2019-06-02.St.Charles East, North Pitch, Article.3
Kane County Chronicle

St. Charles High School entrepreneurs receive funding at final pitch night for INCubatoredu program

ST. CHARLES – The three winning teams in the St. Charles East and St. Charles North High Schools' INCubatoredu programs were announced at the final pitch night on May 21 at the St. Charles East auditorium.

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2019-05-05.genoa kingston high school.pitch
Daily Chronicle

‘Teenpreneurs’ stage own version of ‘Shark Tank’

Ten months of work came down to a 10-minute pitch for 13 students this week at Genoa-Kingston High School.

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MediaCity Beat - Rochester Rising

Be CEO at 17: Rochester Public Schools launching entrepreneurship program

Students will get a hands-on experience in starting their own business through a new course being offered through Rochester Public Schools.

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2019-05-15.Naperville High School.Pitch.article
Chicago Tribune - Naperville Sun

Naperville students pitch their business ideas to local 'shark tank' in fight for investment money

More than 50 student entrepreneurs from Naperville School District 203 high schools gathered for the 2019 Business INCubatoredu Pitch Night Monday at North Central College’s Wentz Hall, the culmination of a yearlong project in which teams developed their own product or service to gain investment funds in a “Shark Tank” style event.

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2019-05-05.Westlake High School. article
Community IMPACT Newspaper

No minimum age: trends show young entrepreneurs on the rise in the Lake Travis-Westlake area

A group of businessmen sat in a conference room on a Wednesday afternoon in mid-February discussing complex issues—how to grow their mobile application user base, invested dollars remaining after product development 2.0 and the establishment of a legal component.

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2019-5-05 Ridgewood High School - from article.image
Chicago Tribune - Norridge-Hardwood Heights News

New incubator course would let Ridgewood High School students kick start businesses

Whether it’s sink or swim, Ridgewood High School students who are interested in business courses will get the chance to cap off their studies next year by making a pitch to kick start an entrepreneurial venture.

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Daily North Shore

Battle Buddies seeks to raise the spirits of pediatric cancer patients

So Happy Together

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The Island Now

Nurturing the next generation of entrepreneurs

Roslyn High School was proud to host the INCubatoredu@RHS Student Entrepreneur Pitch event on Feb. 28 and March 1 in the school library. The event is a milestone for student teams as they present their startup business ideas and request grant dollars to fund the further development of their minimum viable product (MVP). 

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Kane County Chronicle

St. Charles High School students pitch business ideas to local professionals

District 303's INCubatoredu program gives students practical entrepreneurial experience

ST. CHARLES- Adorning the wall in one of the classrooms/business incubators at St. Charles East is the quote, “You never lose in business. You either win or learn.”

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