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LEARN. APPLY. IMPROVE.
CBA ON-COURT SKILLS DEVELOPMENT
ATHLETICS AT CBA
USA Basketball Youth Development Clinics
WHERE ACADEMICS-MEETS ATHLETICS
academic and athletic excellence.
our innovative dual curriculum
world-class learning environment
our new-found demand
careers in the 'Basketball Economy'
LEARN FINANCES THROUGH-AND-THROUGH
Financial Literacy Institute (FLI) at CBA provides students and student-athletes with various courses for 21st century financial learning skills. Our FLI instructors provide real world learning assignments and interactions that enhance financial literacy for students ages 5-18. Our FLI offers detailed instruction for students that wish to pursue a career in investments, financial management, philanthropy and more. Our FLI is an awesome institute for those inspired to become financial professionals.
FLI courses offered - (complete course catalog available during registration process)
Wells Fargo VP-Mckenley Wilson and CBA Founder-Damond Williams
CBA Leaders attend Hands on Banking workshop at Wells Fargo in Chicago, IL
Wells Fargo VP-Mckenley Wilson speaking during FLI Workshop
The U.S. Fund for UNICEF is excited to collaborate with the Chicago Basketball Academy to inspire global citizenship among students and create opportunities for them to make an impact on areas of the world in need of development
The U.S. Fund for UNICEF will conduct TeachUNICEF workshops with the Chicago Basketball Academy to educate students on global issues and involve them in solutions to international problems
Our goal is to empower students to educate, advocate, and fund-raise around UNICEF’s work
CBA Leaders and Unicef Fellow discussing global issues at UNICEF corporate office in Chicago, IL
UNICEF Sports for Development workshops in Chicago, IL
Brain-Based. Harkness Method. Experiential Learning.
Q: How can I apply?
A: Visit section on website you want to participate and click APPLY.
Q: What are the costs for academics/athletics at CBA?
A: Costs vary per applicant. Email us for information.
Q: What are the age levels to participate?
A: We have instruction for ages 5-18.
Q: Are high-school courses state aligned, and can I get into college?
A: Yes, all courses are state aligned and meet the requirements needed for college admissions.
Q: Are courses only online, or can I to take them at a facility?
A: Both options are available depending on your academic path.
ENHANCE YOUR ACADEMIC APPROACH
Academic Enrichment (AE) at CBA integrates a dynamic online and in-class model for 3-week sessions throughout the year, providing students with brain-based learning for the 21st century work force. Our program is designed for junior high, high-school, college, and grad students. Students study in a world-class 360 degree learning environment with personalized administrators and instructors.
AE courses offered - (complete course catalog available during registration process)
CBA Leaders at ThinkCERCA for 21st century real-world workshop during Summer Programs
academic partners. enrollment and more.
CHICAGO BASKETBALL ACADEMY
At CBA we educate our learners on problem-creating,
collaboration, problem-solving, creative expression, critical thinking, discussion-based interactions, effective reasoning, and innovation
Learners have an important role in relating historical works, and
understanding the teaching needed to reach new heights
At CBA your learner will:
-Acquire insight based around new developments
-Acquire skills needed for effective research
-Think in depth using imagination, collaboration, and environments
-Build autonomy from independent study sessions
-Develop sound ideas that create platforms to connect with others
-Decipher main components and discoveries, and more
2017-18 ENROLLMENT INFORMATION
leadership. value. direction.
K12 International Academy
Solutions for a competitive edge
K12 at CBA provides a structured yet flexible solution for talented individuals to learn without any compromise
Every student is challenged with competitive instruction designed to prepare him or her for college success
As an accredited institution, we offer an extensive curriculum of 120 classes including electives, AP and Honors courses
CCSS-aligned academic courses integrated with CBA's Harkness Method, & Brain-Based Learning Types
ThinkCERCA encourages our learners and instructors to -
ThinkCERCA helps our learners build and discover new ways of learning through digital assessment technology
ThinkCERCA helps our learners understand the importance of
DISCOVER BASKETBALL LIKE NO OTHER
Basketball Economy Institute (BEI) is an stimulating academic & athletic program that educates student-athletes about the business of basketball. With various courses and sessions throughout the year, BEI was formed for individuals aiming to pursue career opportunities in the field of basketball. BEI students receive hands on instruction infused with complex functions of the nature, and business of basketball. Students learn how and why the 'Basketball Economy' will remain a $200 billion dollar annual mega-empire. BEI is fantastic for aspiring team owners, executive management personnel, team operations, and professional basketball players.
BEI academic courses - (complete course catalog available during registration process)
BEI athletic program enhances performance through personalized coaching, training, and development
CBA Leaders examining professional contracts during off court BEI session
IMPROVE YOUR FUNCTIONS AND MECHANICS
Sports Science Institute (SSI) at CBA has innovative academic & athletic courses, and sessions throughout the year for students and student-athletes pursuing a career in the field of sports science. Our SSI students experience real world interaction geared around treatment, prevention and therapy. Our SSI students shadow patients, to collaborate, build ideas, share data, and engage in Harkness Method discussions with instructors. Students attending SSI gain instruction in areas of functional movement, bio-mechanics, nutrition, and more.
SSI courses offered - (complete course catalog available during registration process)
CBA Sports Science Director giving CBA Leaders a balance test during
summer fun. summer learning.
Ages 5-11, 10am-2pm
Ages 12-17, 10am-2:30pm