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Junior Achievement Volunteers Bring Business World To Tulsa Junior High

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East Central students pose with a volunteer teacher from Junior Achievement. East Central students pose with a volunteer teacher from Junior Achievement.
A student learns about business at East Central Junior HIgh. A student learns about business at East Central Junior HIgh.
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About 30 Junior Achievement of Oklahoma board members volunteered to teach Tulsa middle schoolers Friday. The volunteers were at East Central Junior High teaching over 700 seventh- and eighth-grade students some business fundamentals.

Seventh graders learned about entrepreneurship with JA's "It's My Business." The program provides some hands-on experience in what it's like to own your own business.

Eighth graders got a taste of international business with "Global Marketplace" training. They learned what makes international trade work and how it affects their lives.

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