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Videos to Use as Resources for Entrepreneurship Education

  • Caine's Arcade:  Inspirational story of a 9 year old with an entrepreneurial mind who built an elaborate arcade made out of cardboard.

 

  • Khan Academy:  Khan Academy provides educational resources for all teachers and youth educators everywhere. This website is filled with videos that apply to a wide range of subjects, not just for entrepreneurship, that can enhance any curriculum- and the best part is it's free! Click here to visit Khan Academy

     

  • Shark Tank:  Television series on ABC that gives budding entrepreneurs the chance to make their dreams come true, and possibly make a business deal that will make them a millionaire. Shark Tank episodes are great video resources to use when educating junior high and high school students.      View the Shark Tank website here. 

 
  • The Kauffman Foundation: One of the nation's largest foundations devoted to entrepreneurship.  The Kauffman Foundation offers many fun and interactive resources for teachers and youth educators to use within the classroom, and the best part is- kids love them!  Visit their full website here and check out the Kauffman Sketchbook videos below that we have used and have found effective.

    • "Getting From Business Idea to Business Model" - The video series brings business strategy, innovation and entrepreneurship to a larger audience and provides entrepreneurs with a new generation of business tools that they can immediately apply.

 

  •  "The Life of a Young Entrepreneur Documentary" - This is a documentary about young web entrepreneurs in the U.S. and Europe. It contains interviews with the founders of Vimeo, Soundcloud, Kiip, InDinero, Dropbox, Foodspotting and many others who talk about how they started their company and their lives as an entrepreneur.

 

  • Top 10 Entrepreneurs of all time 

 

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