The Business of Social Good


The Business of Social Good: Entrepreneurship in Service of People, Planet, Profit is an engaging social entrepreneurship curriculum that teaches sustainable business practices and guides students through the EcoRise design-thinking process so they can develop and pitch their own sustainable business idea.

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The Business of Social Good: Entrepreneurship in Service of People, Planet, Profit introduces students to social entrepreneurship and design innovation and guides students through a capstone project that challenges them to develop and pitch their own business ideas in service of improving society and/or the planet.

Good business practices

The curriculum is aligned to business and entrepreneurship standards, integrates real-world case studies, and explores the latest business strategies and influencers.

Included in the curriculum

  • 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 teacher to confidently implement the Business of Social Good program in the classroom

Standards-aligned curriculum

  • National Business Education Association (NBEA) Business Education Standards for Entrepreneurship
  • National Consortium for Entrepreneurship Education Content Standards for Entrepreneurship Education (ENTRE-ED)
  • Texas Essential Knowledge & Skills (TEKS) Entrepreneurship Standards
  • Cloud Education for Sustainability (EFS) Standards & Performance Indicators

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Lessons include samples from Sustainable Intelligence, Design Studio, Business of Social Good, LEED Prep, and Biomimicry & Science