JA BizTown Training
JA BizTown is a 10,000 square foot kid-sized city within our Maplewood headquarters. Several weeks of classroom learning culminates in a day-long visit to this fully-interactive simulated free market facility. Volunteers help students manage their assigned JA BizTown shop and advise them in making important business and personal finance decisions. Take a virtual tour of JA BizTown.
JA BizTown is located at:
Prior to your JA BizTown simulation day, please review the training materials below and complete the volunteer registration form.
JA BizTown Volunteer Manual
Volunteer Training Videos (production services provided by www.iDream.tv)
#1 JA BizTown Overview
#2 How the Day Works
#3 Rotation Schedule and Itinerary
#4 Financial Activities
#5 Tips for Working with Students
Do you think your child or student would enjoy the JA BizTown experience? Check out JA Summer Camps for another way to experience this unique learning opportunity.