The Business of Social Good
The Business of Social good is an engaging social entrepreneurship curriculum that builds an understanding of sustainable business practices and guides students through EcoRise’s design-thinking process. By the end of the course, students will have developed and be ready to pitch their own business ideas.
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The Business of Social Good introduces students to social entrepreneurship and design innovation and guides students through a capstone project that challenges students to develop and pitch their own business ideas in service of improving society and/or the planet. The curriculum is aligned to business and entrepreneurship standards, integrates real-world case studies, and explores the latest business strategies and influencers.
This program includes:
- 24 engaging lessons that employ entrepreneurship, personal development, project-based learning, and design-thinking methods with a range of teaching strategies, including presentations, videos, activities, assessments, portfolio assignments, technology integration, and community extensions
- Student worksheets that encourage students to document their entrepreneurial aspirations, processes, and inquiries
- A comprehensive facilitator’s guide that provides tips and strategies to empower you to confidently implement the Business of Social Good program in your classroom
- Standards alignment to the National Business Education Association (NBEA) Business Education Standards for Entrepreneurship, the National Consortium for Entrepreneurship Education Content Standards for Entrepreneurship Education (ENTRE-ED), the Texas Essential Knowledge & Skills (TEKS) Entrepreneurship Standards, and the Cloud Education for Sustainability (EFS) Standards & Performance Indicators