AboutNFTE North Texas

Through a unique combination of high-impact student programs and exceptional teacher training and support, NFTE’s North Texas program office provides schools and partners in the Dallas metropolitan area the opportunity to change young lives through entrepreneurship. NFTE has launched thousands of North Texas students on their entrepreneurial journey through in-school, after-school, and summer programming.

World Series of Innovation

A global, online experience where students create business solutions aligned with the UN Sustainable Development Goals

Modular
Venture

A digital experience introducing students to entrepreneurship through the process of building a virtual food truck business

Modular
Exploring Careers

An award-winning course, focused on activating the entrepreneurial mindset as well as creating and pitching an original business plan

In School
Startup Tech

A blended tech-entrepreneurship course where students create an app and corresponding business plans

In School
Entrepreneurship 1

An award-winning course, focused on activating the entrepreneurial mindset as well as creating and pitching an original business plan.

In School
BizCamp™

Entrepreneurship 1, delivered as a multi-week learning experience

Out Of School
Entrepreneurship 2

An advanced course that deepens the entrepreneurial mindset and centers on business model validation, product development, and marketing

In School
Startup Summer

Entrepreneurship 2, delivered as a 16-week learning experience

Out of School

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North Texas Schools

NFTE works with committed teachers, schools, and partners in under-resourced communities to activate the entrepreneurial mindset in young people. If you are in the North Texas area and would like to know more, contact KarenE@nfte.com.

North Texas Advisory Board

Randy Haran, Chair
CEO
Normandy Capital Group
John Antos
President
Value Creation Group, Inc.
Felipe Castillo
Bill Kling
Principal
Water-Works LLC
Eric Loller
Co-Founder
Kadince Consulting
Joan McCoo
NFTE Certified Lead Teacher
Bryan Adams HS, Dallas ISD
Adrienne Palmer
Founder
Insite Interactive
Florence Williams
Global Transition Lead
EY

North Texas Staff

Karen Ezell
Director, Programs
Nikki Miller
Development Director, North Texas