Steve Mariotti: Why Every School in America Should Teach Entrepreneurship

Kaizen interviewee and NFTE founder Steve Mariotti writes for Time about the importance of teaching entrepreneurship in schools. For Mr. Mariotti, teaching entrepreneurship has four major benefits:

—Engage young people in school by teaching math, reading, writing and communication within the motivating context of starting and operating a small business.
—Teach young people about the market economy and how ownership leads to wealth creation.
—Encourage an entrepreneurial mindset so our youth will succeed whether they pursue higher education, enter the workforce, or become entrepreneurs.
—Make young people financially literate so they can save and invest to achieve goals like home ownership and retirement.

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One Response to “Steve Mariotti: Why Every School in America Should Teach Entrepreneurship”

  1. Bill Vining Says:

    Way to go Steve. The US does not have an unemployment problem, we have a lack of dream problem.

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