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Entrepreneurship gives students a look into business

By Alan Rivera Staff Writer Bill Gates, Steve Jobs and Mark Zuckerberg have all found success through big business. Their examples have encouraged people to follow in their paths through the creation of their own companies, and Denali students are given a first-hand look at the needed skills to do so in the Entrepreneurship Expeditions course, which teaches students how

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Entrepreneurship provides students with a better future

By Yasmeen Ali and Aurylina Nguyen Staff Writers Summit Tahoma provides an Entrepreneurship course for students where they use their creativity to create their own establishment and also pitch their business to make it official. Aaron Calvert, the teacher of the Entrepreneurship course, said, “Entrepreneurship is taking ownership of your idea and growing it and [entrepreneurship] helps solve a person’s

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Entrepreneurship teaches students to freely create

By Melissa Domingo and Mytrisha Sarmiento Staff Writers Entrepreneurship is an Expeditions course that teaches students how to start a business, negotiate and overall become successful with their own startups. The class consists of creating products and advertising these products to people who would be interested in buying them. Danica Lyming, the Entrepreneurship Expeditions teacher, said, “[Students] basically learn how to

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Entrepreneurship teaches students about business

By Steven Poltorak Staff Writer The purpose of the Entrepreneurship course is to teach students about the fundamentals of business and to impart more understanding about entrepreneurs around the world. This course allows students to be creative in creating product ideas, individual business plans and Shark Tank pitches. For the Celebration of Learning project, students created their own Shark Tank

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Entrepreneurship class influences young minds

By Benjamin Arts and Kunal Puri Staff Writers At Summit Public School: Tahoma, a class is establishing new entrepreneurs. Here students use their creative skills and learn how to create their own businesses. Aaron Calvert, the teacher, stated, “I had my background in Business Education, and, at Summit, I had the chance to teach something that I love – Entrepreneurship!” 

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Students explore career options through Expeditions courses

By Jennifer Valencia  Staff Writer  At Everest Public High School, Celebration of Learning is a time to showcase all of the work and effort that has been put forward in the Expeditions courses. Students get to show their parents how they have worked hard toward their personal passions and interests. Entrepreneurship  Entrepreneurship is a course that teaches students how a

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Business Expeditions wrap up the year with Celebration of Learning presentations

By Eliza Insley Staff Writer Celebration of Learning is an annual showcase of all the work done in the Expeditions courses. These three Expeditions, Internship, Entrepreneurship, and Computer Science, all explore different aspects of business. Internship During the Internship Expedition, sophomore and senior students have the opportunity to do an off-campus internship for local organizations and then give a presentation

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Rainier students celebrate learning by showcasing their career-based classes

By Toan Chau  Staff Writer Celebration of Learning is when students showcase their work and display what they have learned throughout their Expeditions courses, whether that is life skills or content knowledge that will prepare them for college or a career. On May 11, students at Summit Public School: Rainier showed off their work in various fields. Anthropology In the Anthropology course, students

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Everest students create pop-up stores

By Madison Chamness and Serina Sperduto Staff Writers At Everest Public High School, the student population has access to many different Expeditions courses. One popular course option is Entrepreneurship, taught by Vivy Chao, which is a class where you learn skills that aid you in the business. During the second round of Entrepreneurship, the class organized a pop-up store, which

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