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The Entrepreneurs of Tomorrow… Are in Your Classroom Today!. The 105th Annual Connecticut Business Educators Association Conference Wednesday, October 22, 2008. Rose Bednarz-Luglio, Gateway Community College Dennis Brown, Connecticut Community Investment Corporation CTCIC.

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The Entrepreneurs of Tomorrow…

Are in Your Classroom Today!

The 105th Annual

Connecticut Business Educators Association Conference

Wednesday, October 22, 2008

Rose Bednarz-Luglio, Gateway Community College

Dennis Brown, Connecticut Community Investment Corporation CTCIC


  • What is entrepreneurship?

  • Why is entrepreneurship education important?

  • What are you doing now?

  • What do you want to do?


  • What is micro enterprise?

  • A locally owned business

  • A business with fewer than 10 employees

  • A business capitalized with less than $ 50 K

  • source: MERG


  • Financial impact of micro enterprise

  • Generates jobs

  • Dollars stay in state

  • Builds solid economic base

  • source: MERG


Entrepreneurship Courses and Activities

  • Developing Curriculum

  • Engaging Guest Speakers and Mentors

  • Locating Resources

  • Identifying Funding Opportunities


Developing Curriculum

  • Program of study

  • Comprehensive courses

  • Integrated into existing Business courses

  • Integrated across the Curriculum


Engaging Guest Speakers and Mentors

  • Entrepreneurs

  • Small business owners

  • Angels

  • Resources


Business and Organization Resources

  • Trade Associations

  • SBA , CSBDC, SCORE

  • DECD, CERC

  • CEDF, CTCIC

  • Colleges/Schools/Libraries

  • Consultants


ENTREPRENEURSHIP EDUCATION RESOURCES

  • Consortium for Entrepreneurship Education

  • Apply the National Content Standards for Entrepreneurship Education

  • Use the Consortium website to find up-to-date information, resources, and training

  • Connect with Entrepreneurship Education leaders in your region, nationally, and internationally


  • National Entrepreneurship Week USA

  • February 21-28, 2009

  • US House of Representatives Resolution

  • CT Governor’s Proclamation

  • State Calendars

  • GET INVOLVED!

  • http://nationaleweek.com/


Thank you for joining us!


The Entrepreneurs of Tomorrow…

Are in Your Classroom Today!


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