JA BizTown – For Teachers

Our new, state-of-the-art facility in St. Paul has two experiential learning labs, allowing us to double the number of students participating in JA BizTown. Be sure to confirm your lab assignment. Tour each lab below:

For more information, please contact Jennifer Baldwin, Vice President of Capstone Programs, at jennifer@jaum.org.

Please review the information below to make your JA BizTown experience successful. NOTE: this information pertains to simulations held in our St. Paul facility. Resources for the MacMillan and King Experiential Learning Labs are posted below. Questions? Contact Jennifer Baldwin at 651-255-0037 or jennifer@jaum.org.

General information and forms

Expectations/Code of Conduct Agreement

JA BizTown curriculum 

Read how JA BizTown correlates with Minnesota Academic Standards.
Program Overview
STEM Programs
JA BizTown Self-Guided Curriculum Brief

Curriculum Tabs

NOTE: Updated materials for the 2019-2020 school year are available below.

Teacher Training (downloads PowerPoint file)

Veteran Teacher Training PowerPoint
New Teacher Training PowerPoint (part 1; part 2)

Lesson Supplements

These documents are now located on the Junior Achievement Cross Knowledge site. Please refer to the email you received from us or contact your JA Program Manager for login information.

JA BizTown videos

See JA BizTown in action:

(production services provided by www.iDream.tv)

Hear a teacher discuss the benefits of JA Biztown
(production services provided by iDreamtv)

Students at High School for the Recording Arts created a music video to teach kids about money management (filmed at JA BizTown)