JA-YE Europe JA-YE Core Programmes
 

Session plan

Activities & Key Learning Objectives

The key learning objectives listed beside each activity state the skills and knowledge students will gain

 

Topic: Organizing a JA YE Company

Students analyze and explore personal opportunities and responsibilities within a company

Key Learning Objectives

The students will be able to:

  • summarize the responsibilities of the jobs and describe leadership opportunities within the JA YE Company Program
  • evaluate the leadership, educational and social opportunities gained from the JA YE Company Program
  • organize a company, sell stock, produce a product, market a product or service, and maintain financial records

Topic: Developing a Business Plan

Students design strategies for a company that includes a business plan, production plan, financial plan, and marketing plan.

Key Learning Objectives

The students will be able to:

  • demonstrate leadership ability
  • develop a business plan
  • carry out the plan
  • establish production and sales goals for a product or service

Topic: Managing a JA YE Company

Students produce a product, monitor productivity, evaluate the quality of the product, and create a selling strategy.

Key Learning Objectives

The students will be able to:

  • develop an effective sales presentation
  • differentiate between production and productivity & monitor quality control
  • describe the effect on productivity of employee attitudes and skills
  • evaluate the impact of technology, management, and government regulations on productivity

Topic: Liquidating a JA YE Company

Students will compose an annual report for stockholders and develop personal career goals.

Key Learning Objectives

The students will be able to:

  • describe and compute the taxes the company will have to pay
  • explain how dividends are determined and paid
  • evaluate the impact of entrepreneurs on the local economic system