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Upcoming Workshops: Four-Day Master Trainer Program
  1. Bangkok, Thailand (May 19-22)
  2. Boracay, Philippines (July 7-10)
  3. Phoenix, Arizona (July 27-30)
  4. Seoul, South Korea (August 11-14)

To learn more (e.g., agenda, registration fees), go to http://sagetris.com

Educators/administrators will take part in an intensive, four-day program to receive hands-on training and teaching tools to become TRIS Certified Master Trainers.

The program includes site visits and tours of some of the area’s most successful businesses

Each participant will receive a full set of materials, including:

  1. A three-ring binder containing the teacher’s manual; the manual includes a pre- and post-assessment test and quizzes for each lesson
  2. A CD with PPT slides for each lesson; the CD also includes a PPT presentation for the owners of CarCare Company, the business plan presented in TRIS Lesson 2
  3. A certificate recognizing them as a TRIS Certified Master Trainer.
  4. A certificate of completion, signed by the Director of the Center for Entrepreneurship at California State University, Chico USA.

The fee includes tuition, training materials, and business tours to the businesses listed above. Our office will also assist you in finding lodging and meals according to your budget (e.g., luxury hotel, mid-level hotel, budget hotel/motel).

 
Workshop #2: Four-Day Master Trainer Program (California State University, Chico, February 9-12, 2015)

Educators/administrators will take part in an intensive, four-day program to receive hands-on training and teaching tools to become TRIS Certified Master Trainers.

The program includes site visits and tours of some of Chico’s most successful businesses, including:

  • Sierra Nevada Brewing Company (a socially-responsible business)
  • Computers for Classrooms (a social enterprise business)
  • Mooney Farms (a socially-responsible business)

 

Each participant will receive a full set of materials, including:

 

  1. A three-ring binder containing the teacher’s manual; the manual includes a pre- and post-assessment test and quizzes for each lesson
  2. A CD with PPT slides for each lesson; the CD also includes a PPT presentation for the owners of CarCare Company, the business plan presented in TRIS Lesson 2
  3. A certificate recognizing them as a TRIS Certified Master Trainer.
  4. A certificate of completion, signed by the Director of the Center for Entrepreneurship at California State University, Chico USA.

 

The fee includes tuition, training materials, and business tours to the businesses listed above. Our office will also assist you in finding lodging and meals according to your budget (e.g., luxury hotel, mid-level hotel, budget hotel/motel).

Cost: $1,800.

 
SAGEGLOBAL Announces Release of New Course for Teen Entrepreneurs

SAGEGLOBAL has created a New Course for teen entrepreneurs. It’s called, “Turning Risk into Success” (TRIS). TRIS is a course consisting of 12 lessons that shows teenagers how to start their own business. This course helps teens create a business based on something they are passionate about. The business can be a commercial enterprise or a social enterprise. The lessons were created by Dr. Curtis L. DeBerg, an award-winning university professor. After taking the course, students are eligible to participate in a SAGE Regional or National Tournament. The course can only be taught by TRIS-Certified Master Teachers.

Schools or after-school organizations can purchase an annual license to implement the course.

Students can purchase individual lessons on this website for only $5 per lesson. Students completing the course will receive a Certificate of Completion from California State University, Chico’s Center for Entrepreneurship.