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Turning “street smarts” to “business smarts”

Thanks to Sam’s Club, NFTE was featured in a USA Today insert this past weekend.  The article shared the story of Rodney Walker, a NFTE alum, entrepreneur and motivational speaker. Rodney spent his adolescence being shuffled through 15 foster homes and was considering dropping out of his school until he found the entrepreneurial class at […]

Zucker Middle School Student Chosen as South Carolina Entreprenuer of the Year

YEScarolina student, Jerome Smalls, was selected to be the 2011 Student Entrepreneur representing the state of South Carolina.  Jerome, one of 24 recipients worldwide, won an all expenses paid trip to be honored at the NFTE gala in New York City. Led by teacher Jenny Whittle, Jerome participated in the Zucker Middle School Entrepreneurship Program.  […]

2011 NFTE Teacher Training Session

We are excited to announce our upcoming NFTE Teacher Training Session will be held June 6, 7, 8, 9th at Joseph Keels Elementary in Columbia, SC.  This is a wonderful opportunity open to teachers who have not yet received YEScarolina/NFTE Entrepreneurship training.  Space is limited, so sign up today!  For more information, please visit: