OUR PROGRAMS

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OUR PROGRAMS

Watch Their Excitement & Confidence Grow

Foundational skills are those that last, regardless of technological advancements and changes in our economy. They also serve to support your child’s ability to acquire additional technical skills, understand and solve complex problems, and develop a lifetime learning mentality.

Foundational Skill Development

Throughout their classes, BBK Network places a focus on developing kids’ foundational skills, otherwise known as soft skills. These include communication, teamwork, leadership, critical thinking, decision-making, adaptability, and so many more. 

Experiential Learning

By participating in hands-on, real-world projects, children are given the opportunity to develop foundational skills and exercise their problem solving abilities. This will equip them with the experience and confidence necessary to prepare them for whatever the future sends their way.

Next Semester

September 2022

Ages

10-14 years (space limited per cohort)

Length

Innovators Academy: 30 weeks per year rotation (3 semesters a year) 
All students start in Year 1 Program and graduate into Year 2, then Year 3
No mid-semester entry permitted. 

Tuition

1 Year Annual Tuition is $950 (or 3 payments of $350)

Early Registration

Gain a $100 credit towards our Micro Courses or Accelerator Courses at Build a Biz Kids

CHOOSE A COHORT

10-12 Year Olds - Year 1 Registration

Cohort 1 – Tuesdays at 4pm PST/7pm EST
1st Semester – Sept 13th – Nov 15th
2nd Semester – Jan 3rd – Mar 7th
3rd Semester – Apr 4th – Jun 7th

Cohort 2 – Saturdays at 10am PST/1pm EST
1st Semester – Sept 17th – Nov 19th
2nd Semester – Jan 7th – Mar 11th
3rd Semester – Apr 8th – Jun 10th

12-14 Year Olds - Year 1 Registration

Cohort 3 – Thursdays 4pm PST / 7pm EST
1st Semester – Sept 15th – Nov 17th
2nd Semester – Jan 5th – Mar 9th
3rd Semester –  Apr 6th – Jun 8th

Cohort 4 – Wednesdays 4pm PST / 7pm EST
1st Semester – Sept 14th – Nov 16th
2nd Semester – Jan 4th – Mar 8th
3rd Semester – Apr 5th – Jun 7th

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How to Register

1. Register Online

No matter what time of year you register, your child will be enrolled in the entire 30 week BBK Year 1 Program. Their first day will start at the beginning of the next, upcoming semester (January, April or September).

2. Schedule an Orientation

Once you submit your registration form, one of our BBK Team members will reach out to set up an orientation Zoom call. This call will confirm your registration, start day, and answer any questions you have. Register early enough and be invited to our Kid Innovator Mingler!

3. Get Started

It’s finally here! Your Cohort is in session! By now you will have received your start up package and logged into your own Student Portal. Get ready to meet some incredible kids, just like you from all over North America, and have fun working on projects that can change the world!

Checkout The Incredible Projects Your Child Will Take On

BBK YEAR 1

Innovation & Discovery

Year 1 is all about learning through trial and error, that mistakes are temporary, and ideas are nothing without action and effort. Students will learn to identify problems, develop solutions, and take action on their ideas.

Concepts & Projects

• Inventing & Prototyping
• Product Innovation
• Business & Commerce
• Branding & Marketing
• Pitching & Live Selling
• Stock Markets & Finance

Foundational Skill Focus

• Verbal & Written Communication
• Tenacity
• Empathy
• Critical Thinking
• Problem Solving
• Decision Making
• Teamwork & Collaboration
• Financial Literacy
• Technology Literacy

BBK YEAR 2

Accelerating Social Impact

Year 2 leverages the skills they started developing in Year 1 and gives them space to flex their empathy & creativity muscles on real world social initiatives. Students will gain perspective on the world around them and feel empowered to want to make a positive difference in their communities & the world.

Concepts & Projects

• E-Commerce & Web Design
• Social Impact & Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)
• Writing & Story Telling
• Economics & Resource Management
• Communication & Marketing

Foundational Skill Focus

• Verbal & Written Communication
• Tenacity
• Empathy
• Critical Thinking
• Problem Solving
• Decision Making
• Teamwork & Collaboration
• Financial Literacy
• Technology Literacy

BBK YEAR 3

Immersive Economics & Gamification

Year 3 is the ultimate experience of learning by doing. A significant focus of the projects are on developing their critical thinking, learning to ask the right questions, and finding their own answers. Students will be immersed in real world scenarios and be given the opportunity to play them out in gamified experiences.

Concepts & Projects

• Cyber Security
• Digital Product Design &  Prototyping
• Youtube & Social Media
• Contracts & Law
• Economics & Resource Management
• Digital Marketing & Communication

Foundational Skill Focus

• Verbal & Written Communication
• Empathy
• Critical Thinking
• Digital Literacy
• Persuasion
• Financial Literacy
• Technology Literacy
• Independent Thinking
• Decision Making

Additional Opportunities for Development

Join us for special guests, workshops, sprints, and accelerator courses offered throughout the year!

BBK Challenges & Contests

Enter today to win incredible prizes and develop your experience in our monthly Prize Giveaways and at-home BBK Challenges. Free to enter and open to everyone, you won’t want to miss out!

One-Day Sprints & Workshops

Our One-Day-Sprints are exciting and intensive learning, focused on developing a particular skill or achievement. Quick decisions, teamwork and massive critical thinking are maximized during these one of a kind experiences.

Accelator Multi-Day Courses

Pitch Competitions, Market Days, Shopping Channels, Fundraisers, Innovation Challenges and Community Events are hosted each year for both students and the general public to attend and celebrate student accomplishments.

Special Feature Events

Join us for a special event featuring Guest Speakers, Gaming, Unique Experiences and more! Check back to our Event Calendar and be the first to grab your tickets.

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