January 15th, 2007

WATCH: Teaching Entrepreneurship

Can a teenage girl launch a successful soda company? She can if she’s enrolled in a program by the National Foundation for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE) designed to empower young people from low-income communities by improving their academic, business and technological skills through entrepreneurship education.

Follow the story of Yesenia and other high school students as they attempt to secure financing critical to launching their dream of an all-natural soda company. Can they do it?

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This program is made possible by the following funders:
Grade Level Reading Fund of the Tides Foundation, The Sergey Brin and Anne Wojcicki Foundation, The Wallace Foundation, and The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation.


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