• Juniors the time has finally arrived...To apply to be an IE your Senior Year!!!!

    Innovative Entrepreneurs is where an innovation in education is happening.

    Would you like to learn how to be innovative?

    Create your own product, service, and/or business? 

    The Innovative Entrepreneur Class can show you how! 

    Applications for the 2023-24 IE Class are now open for current Juniors in Unit 5. Click below for the application -these must be completed by Jan 31, 2023: https://forms.gle/LutPSes1NqVGgXp89 

    What being an IE is like (short look at daily business visits): https://drive.google.com/file/d/0B4EODKmnO6OwdzNISTc2dEFweGs/view?usp=sharing

    How to Be An IE (full presentation):

    Questions: Contact Mrs. Hinman -hinmanjf@unit5.org or 309.825.5063 or visit on the www.u5ie.org website.

    Why Take IE?  Students receive a real world experience they need to succeed! This is accomplished through learning innovative design thinking and startup processes similar to those used by designers for Google, Apple and Disney. They receive professional certification from Stanford D School, Google, and Disney!  Also, by visiting unique area businesses daily and working with their innovative owners. You will receive assistance in the creation of your own startup from business mentors. Ultimately, you’ll have the opportunity to showcase your startup ideas to a  panel of entrepreneurs & investors.