Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE)

  • The Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE) is an entrepreneurship program offered through Mrs. Basdeo's Business class which allows students and business professional a unique opportunity along with a combination of high-impact student programs with exceptional training and support. The result? Entrepreneurship changes the lives of young people.
    To activate the entrepreneurial mindset in young people, NFTE’s Pathway begins by igniting the imagination then takes students through the journey of creating and refining an original business concept. Students are guided by Mrs. Basdeo who is an expert Entrepreneurship Teacher along with being supported by business leaders who volunteer as classroom speakers, field trip hosts, business plan coaches, and competition judges.
    For many students, the highlight of their NFTE experience is taking the stage in NFTE’s renowned business plan competition series where they students have the opportunity to win thousands of dollars, but no matter where they are on the Pathway, NFTE students earn recognition of the skills and concepts they are mastering, and advanced students ultimately have the opportunity to earn the first-ever industry-recognized credential to certify entrepreneurial mindset and startup skills.