March News Bulletin!

Greeting from the Commonwealth School Enterprise Challenge!

We’ve had loads of exciting stuff happen for the Challenge in the last few weeks – in case you missed anything, here’s a little summary of all our news over the past month!

School Enterprise Challenge 2012 Results

On March 11th we released the results of the School Enterprise Challenge 2012 – so many great schools entered and picking from the enterprises was incredibly difficult, but someone had to be the winner! Click here for the full results.

We’ve had some lovely photos from the winning schools – check out some pictures on our Facebook page

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Carlogie School on TV!

Carlogie School in Dundee, winners of the European Business Plan Prize, also had the honour of appearing on Scotland’s STV news channel – catch their segment here (starts at around 16 mins in)

Commonwealth Day and the Challenge 2013 Launch

On the same day we launched the Commonwealth School Enterprise Challenge 2013 alongside our new partners Ashoka and the Royal Commonwealth Society at this years Commonwealth Observance Day at Westminster Abbey. We were joined by the Duke of Wales and Sir Richard Branson, who launched this years Commonwealth Theme ‘Opportunity Through Enterprise’.

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We’ve already had over 70 schools confirm their registration, and more are getting involved every day!

Find out everything you need to know about the Challenge here, and register for entry on the official School Enterprise Challenge website

Lindsey’s Visit to India

March was also a big month for our representative Lindsey, who travelled to India to visit some of the schools that took part in 2012’s Challenge. Lindsey took a look at Indraprastha World School, St Mary’s Sec. Public School and DLF Public School, our $5000 ‘Top Global Prize’ winners – See some pictures from her visit to DLF School here.

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Lindsey even made it into the newspapers – check out her interview with the New Indian Express.

With more schools entering every day then we’re expecting to have even more exciting news for you in April – stay up to date by ‘Liking’ our Facebook page and following us on Twitter @SchEnterprise.

Take care everyone!

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About School Enterprise Challenge

The School Enterprise Challenge is a global awards programme for schools to establish innovative school-based businesses. Our easy-to-use resources help students and teachers to plan, set up and run their very own business at their school. As well as generating extra income for the school, students get to enjoy a real, hands-on entrepreneurial experience and develop essential life skills on the way. All schools (primary, secondary and vocational) from all countries are welcome to take part for FREE! To find out more and register for the School Enterprise Challenge 2017, visit the website: www.schoolenterprisechallenge.org
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2 Responses to March News Bulletin!

  1. Jharna says:

    interesting & challenging
    Jharna

  2. shahzeb says:

    great work

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