Stock Market Challenge

Interested in becoming a mentor for JA Stock Market Challenge?

  • Introduce students to the fundamentals of stock market trading
  • Provide students with an understanding of the importance of investing for their futures
  • Volunteers lead the curriculum during 3-5 classroom visits
  • Curriculum and training provided
  • The program ends with an optional live Stock Market Challenge event on March 11, 2020 at the San Diego International Airport Innovation Center. In this fast-paced event, student teams from various San Diego high schools compete to build the largest mock portfolio
  • In-class program timing varies by school, but typically begins in early February

Teachers:  What are your next steps?

  • Complete the SCHOOL REGISTRATION
  • We ask you to register as soon as possible to give us time to find you a classroom mentor and program funding. This can take some time. Plan early.
  • SCHOOL REGISTRATION WILL CLOSE JANUARY 10, 2019
  • Once you have registered, you will be contacted about timing, dates, mentors, funding, etc.
  • Please forward this to colleagues who might be interested

 Volunteers: How can you get involved?

  • Complete the VOLUNTEER REGISTRATION
  • We ask you to register as soon as possible to give us time to match you with a class of students
  • Once you have registered, you will be contacted about matching you with a school
  • Please forward this to colleagues who might be interested

Watch the video below to see what the hype is all about!


To be a classroom mentor, involve your students or for more information, please contact Program Coordinator Jenni Preciado at jpreciado@jasandiego.org or 619-906-4921.

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Stock Market Challenge

For for information about the Stock Market Challenge program, visit the Stock Market Challenge program page.

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