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PwC and Knowledge@Wharton High School Seminar Engages New Cohort of High School Educators Committed to Strengthening Business and Financial Leadership
Teachers, principals and administrators gathered at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania on Oct. 25, 26 and 27 for a one-of-a-kind professional development opportunity designed to enhance their ability to instill critical lessons in leadership, entrepreneurship, business and financial responsibility in the classroom.
A group of aspiring financial wizards got to experience the inner workings of an asset management firm on June 1, when 15 high school students and their teachers arrived at the offices of Aberdeen Asset Management in downtown Philadelphia. The students, representing IMHOTEP Charter School, MAST Community Charter and Furness High School – all located in Philadelphia – were among the top-performing teams in the Knowledge@Wharton High School Philadelphia Investment Competition, sponsored by Aberdeen.
April, 2012 Four Philadelphia School district high school students attended a most unique after-school activity last week. Kevin Gonzalez, Vincent Carambo, Ivann Anderson and Kimberley Stennet, juniors at Bodine High School in Philadelphia, went to City Hall on April 18 … Continue reading
Miami-Dade, FL (PRWEB) April 02, 2012 Knowledge@Wharton High School (KWHS), a member of the Wharton School’s Knowledge@Wharton network at the University of Pennsylvania, hosted an Entrepreneurship Competition for high school students in Miami-Dade Public Schools. The Entrepreneurship Competition began on … Continue reading
The Wharton School’s Knowledge@Wharton High School (KWHS) hosted its first-ever Social Media Entrepreneurship Competition for Philadelphia School District high school students in December and January. The mission of KWHS, a member of the Knowledge@Wharton global network, is to promote global … Continue reading
School District of Philadelphia Selected to Join Knowledge@Wharton High School Global Leaders Network
Philadelphia, PA – November, 2011— The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania announces that the School District of Philadelphia has accepted an invitation to become the first member of Knowledge@Wharton High School’s (KWHS) Global Leaders Network. Knowledge@Wharton High School … Continue reading
An enthusiastic group of Philadelphia high school students clamored into a lecture hall on the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania campus on July 5 for the kick-off of the Knowledge@Wharton High School (KWHS) Business, Entrepreneurship & Leadership program. The students … Continue reading
Philadelphia – The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania’s Knowledge@Wharton High School (KWHS) is responding to the challenge posed by both local and global leaders to improve financial literacy and workforce development among teenage students. This summer, KWHS is … Continue reading