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Competition Season

Competition season is not getting off to a good start. Here’s what has to come together to get León’s best representatives to Managua for the national competition in November: Select the best groups from each section in each school Select the … Continue reading

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Shark Tank: Nicaragua

Ever year, mid-way through the entrepreneurship curriculum, my classes have what is known as Prototype Day. It is when the students come to class with the prototypes of the products they are commercializing and present it to the teachers and … Continue reading

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1st Place!

Today was the small business competition for training, and my group got first place! There were six teams and our jelly brought home the gold for San Juan de Oriente. The competition was stiff too. The other products were: Natural … Continue reading

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Milkshakes, Peanut Butter, Frappuchinos, and Other Fun Things

One of the things that the PC staff here in Nicaragua is very proud of (and apparently well known for throughout the PC worldwide) is what they call CBT – community based training. We don’t live together in Managua for … Continue reading

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