"One of the 20 ideas that can change the world" -Forbes, 2016
- Over 90% of students have launched entrepreneurial projects since 2014
- Over 90% of students demonstrated mastery of entrepreneurial skills
- 9.84 out of 10-That's the average score the students gave LITE on how rewarding the program was.
- 9.54 out of 10-That's the average score the students gave LITE on how much growth they achieved in real world skills due to the program.
- 9.25 out of 10-That's the average score that parents gave LITE on how much growth their children achieved due to the program.
in the media
- Local Memphis Live Features LITE Memphis March 2017
- Can We Scale Economic Opportunity? March 2017
- Alumnus’ work-study search leads him to Forbes 30 Under 30 list February 2017
- Launch Tennessee Announces Creative Community Partners January 2017
- Forbes Showcases Millennial Education Experts January 2017
- Forbes 30 Under 30 - Education January 2017
- Memphis students pitch their startup ideas, our future December 2016
- LITE to Use $40K Grant for Student Programs October 2016
- How Memphis Opens Doors for Innovators, Educators July 2015
- 9 Awesome Things Memphis Teachers did in 2014-15 June 2015
- High Ground News: Education through entrepreneurship June 2015