EFT Foundations is self-directed, adult-facilitated and life learning in the context of the students’ own interests.
Who is it for?
We partner with high schools and colleges to provide this program to students as a class offering.
What will I learn?
Students will go through the process of learning how to develop concepts and solve business problems. They will also develop the necessary skills to be successful and innovative contributors within a company (intrapreneurs) or while running their own (entrepreneurs).
Semester 1: Student Discovery
Goals: Develop core entrepreneurship principles and teach the basic concepts of all areas of a company.
Skill focus: Intellectual curiosity, self-motivation and collaboration.
Semester 2: Concept Development
Goals: Create a fully developed concept, pitch deck and business canvas.
Skill focus: Problem solving, leadership and developing “grit”.
End of Semester 2 – Innovator Games
Students will have the opportunity to pitch their concepts at the Innovator Games.
Semester 3 and on: Product Development
Goal: Working within their existing teams to create the products and services that support their concepts.
Skill focus: Perseverance, team work and leadership.