What is Junior P.I.E.S. Certification?
Junior P.I.E.S. - "Junior Personal Innovation and Entrepreneurial S.T.E.A.M."
The Junior P.I.E.S. Certification is available to youth who become members of the CEO of My Life Youth IncYOUbator pipeline. Membership can be obtained by completing at least one of our sessions and signing the family membership agreement after your child's first experience. The Certification a deeply engaging, innovative and iterative training toolbox that we implement throughout our immersive experiences during the Spring, Summer and Fall sessions as well as other special member only events throughout the year.
The training will allow your child to build and flex their innovation muscles while they build a toolbox of S.T.E.A.M. confidence and entrepreneurial soft skills and tools that will help them to be prepared for the future of work. It is a training that has been well vetted and acknowledged by some of the top innovative companies, start ups and entrepreneurial leaders in the world, including Google, AT&T and Delta. The training immerses youth in situations where they are faced with real current business problems and are challenged to develop creative and original solutions that will help existing Start Ups and Corporate Brands.
The Junior P.I.E.S. Certification is achieved after youth have earned 12 credits through the CEO of My Life Youth IncYOUbator Pipeline by completing sessions. Sessions are offered during the Spring, Summer and Fall semester with Summer being our Flagship Semester offering several sessions during that period. Youth can earn credits at their own pace while completing their academic during the Fall and Spring or attending one or several sessions during the Summer.
Tiny CEO's Earn (grades 4th&5th): 1 credit per session experience
Tween CEO's Earn (grades 6th-8th): 2 credits per session experience
Teen CEO's Earn (grades 9th-12th): 3 credits per session experience
Once the student has earned the certificate, they will be eligible for exclusive opportunities like our innovationships and investorships where they are paired individually with top global companies, startup founders, or small businesses in the local community.
The Junior P.I.E.S. Certification will:
Provide a global learning experience with simultaneous sessions occurring throughout the United States as well as in China, Columbia, and Puerto Rico.
Guide students in uncovering their Personal Value Proposition.
Teach students to identify opportunities and succeed in today’s fluid environment.
Coach them through becoming an agent of innovation.
Our participants experience:
Entrepreneurship Exposure: Creating scalable businesses models and understanding what it means to be
the founder of a company and/or member of a Start Up team.
Intrapreneurship Exposure: Diving into innovative and experiential problem solving with existing companies.
Personal Development: building self and creative confidence while developing their unique value and own personal brand. Youth learn to create opportunities for themselves and gain a competitive advantage over their peers.