Intensive summer program with project-based curriculum offered in partnership with Springfield Public Schools.
In partnership with Springfield Public Schools Summer Explore programming. The Askinosie Chocolate University Summer Explorers find inspiration through the lens of artisan chocolate making to become global citizens and to embrace the idea that businesses can solve world problems. Throughout the four-week project-based learning experience, students reboot the Askinosie Factory Tour, make delicious chocolate treats, ideate a new product concept and supporting marketing plan, simulate the lives of cocoa farmers, learn and apply Askinosie Chocolate’s A Product of Change business model, and create personal visions for their futures. Classroom time is interspersed with visits to our small batch chocolate factory.