Accolades for Elmont’s Virtual Enterprise Students
Elmont Memorial’s Virtual Enterprise students enjoyed success in their
first major competition and trade show at SUNY Farmingdale on Jan. 13.
students’ business, Bake My Day placed second in the Top Sales Firm
category and for Best Commercial. In addition, they placed third for
Best Company Attire.
Virtual Enterprise, which is new
to the district this year, is a full-year course taught by business
teacher Lorelle Riso and overseen by Chairperson for Business/Technology
Education Scott Greene. It allows students to earn nine State
University of New York college credits and offers them a competitive
edge through collaborative learning and the development of 21st century
skills in entrepreneurship, global business, problem-solving,
communication, personal finance and technology.