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Take a peek into our 6th grade Social Entrepreneurship class offered through our SCH Academy Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership.

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Our KIVA Travel Journal

Posted on May 22, 2020 at 7:30 PM

This project was inspired by our Kiva Loans to borrowers around the world and our research on the countries where these borrowers live!


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Anyone Can Make a Difference! by Roman M.

Posted on May 11, 2020 at 2:30 PM

Last year, I took the CEL Social Entrepreneurship class. In it, we loaned to Kiva bor...

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Diving in to the United Nations Global Goals

Posted on May 3, 2020 at 12:10 AM Comments comments (0)

To expand out study of the United Nations Global Goals, we chose to focus on U.N. Global Goal #6: Clean Water and Sanitation.  Too many people in the world do not have access to sufficient amounts of clean water - which should be a basic human right.  What have we learned? What can we do? Check out these Public Service Announcements our 6th grade students put together:

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In addition to making Kiva loans, I've been busy... by Ariya

Posted on April 28, 2020 at 12:30 AM Comments comments (1)


I chose my Kiva borrower, GS Caminero Group, because they help provide...
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We Have an Impact, Too! by Alex K.

Posted on February 25, 2020 at 10:25 AM Comments comments (0)

Learning about the U.N. Global Goals made me realize... by Chase Z.

Posted on February 25, 2020 at 10:00 AM Comments comments (3)

In our CEL Social Entrepreneurship class, we learned about the United Nations Global Goals, some...

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Even Just One Loan Can Effect Multiple Goals! by Imogen L.

Posted on February 24, 2020 at 11:05 AM Comments comments (4)

In our CEL class, we learned about the U.N. Global Goals and how the goals relate to ...

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We Need More Women's Voices Leading the Way! by Sami M.

Posted on February 24, 2020 at 10:25 AM Comments comments (6)

 

This year in our CEL Social Entrepreneurship class we learned about the United N...

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Every Goal Counts! by Reed K.

Posted on February 22, 2020 at 12:40 AM Comments comments (4)

In our Social Entrepreneurship class, we’ve been talking about the United Nations Global G...

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Quality Education as a Global Goal -by Mira P.

Posted on February 22, 2020 at 12:05 AM Comments comments (0)

In our CEL Social Entrepreneurship course, we learned about the Un...

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Loaning to refugees! by Marlee H.

Posted on November 25, 2019 at 5:50 PM Comments comments (20)

We can kickstart their business! by Samantha C.

Posted on November 25, 2019 at 4:40 PM Comments comments (7)

This year in CEL class we learned about the United Nations Global ...

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So how do these two things relate to each other? by Lauren W.

Posted on November 21, 2019 at 10:15 AM Comments comments (11)

We learned about Kiva and the lives of the Kiva borrowers in our CEL ...

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SPRING 18-19: Kiva Market at the Book Fair!

Posted on June 8, 2019 at 12:05 AM Comments comments (0)


Our Spring trimester students brought a new level of enthusiasm and creativity to their Kiva Market products!  The girls created beaded bracelets, decorated notebooks and an amazing variety of slime, along with duct tape wallets and more. The boys made handknitted lanyards and keyrings, splatter paintings of our school mascot, stress balls and sold small bags of bulk candy.  In addition, our 5th grade boys worked with Ms. Allen's 2nd grade ...

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WINTER 18-19: Kiva Market @ACE

Posted on March 2, 2019 at 8:50 AM Comments comments (0)

Once again, after a brief introduction to microlending, our students had the opportunity to explore borrower profiles from around the world on Kiva.org and then choose who to allocate loans to -- the loans our students made included supporting borrowers who used the money to purchase inventory to re-sell at their village markets, equipment to transport more harvest to sell at market, sewing machines and supplies to create wearable items to sell and much more!


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