Why should students learn entrepreneurship?

Entrepreneurship is a skill that can be learned. You don't have to be born an entrepreneur to run a successful business. You can become one by developing an entrepreneurial mindset and skills. As the world needs more entrepreneurs creating jobs, it's necessary to support this type of education in all countries. The main objective of our platform is to promote entrepreneurship education and stress its importance at all levels from primary school to university and beyond.

  • What is entrepreneurship education?
Entrepreneurship education prepares people to be responsible and enterprising individuals. It helps people develop the skills, knowledge, and attitudes necessary to achieve the goals they set out for themselves. Evidence also shows that people with entrepreneurial education are more employable.

  • Why is entrepreneurship education important?
Young people with entrepreneurship education are more likely to set up their own companies. Up to 20% of students who participate in a mini-company program in secondary school will later start their own company. That is up to five times higher than in the general population. Businesses started by these students are also more ambitious.

  • How to learn to be an entrepreneur?
Entrepreneurial mindsets and skills can be effectively built only through hands-on, real-life experiences, and project work.

  • Entrepreneurship for Kids Program
This entrepreneurship for kids program, is an enrichment curriculum for schools geared towards entrepreneurial studies from an early age. The program is designed to teach children through hands-on experience that entrepreneurial skills are essential for success in life.

Research results conducted by Kid Startupper

Below you can see the results of the poll, which was conducted through the social network Twitter, on behalf of Kid Startupper. A sample of 60,000 people was used.

These two questions were addressed to people living in European countries and the USA
Should Entrepreneurship be a Subject in Schools ?

How would it look like, if we were creating an online platform that will teach entrepreneurship and e-commerce to kids aged 10 to 14? Should we create such a platform?

As of September 2021, the KID STARTUPPER platform offers 2 types of accounts for students. So in addition to students using the platform to take entrepreneurship lessons at their school, it can also be used by students to take entrepreneurship lessons from their homes individually.