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Junior Achievement offers financial literacy, college and career readiness, and entrepreneurship education to K-12 students in Minnesota, North Dakota and western Wisconsin. JA empowers students to make a connection between what they learn in school and how it can be applied in the real world – enhancing the relevance of their classroom learning and increasing their understanding of the value of staying in school.

 

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  • April 22, 2014 12:00 pmJAUM Company of the Year Competition
  • April 24, 2014JA bigBowl - Metro
  • April 24, 2014 5:00 pmJA bigBowl - Brainerd
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