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2014 Fiscal Fitness Workshop - January 23-25, 2014.


Substitute reimbursement for Friday, January 24, 2014!!

(Thanks to the generous support of Wells Fargo Bank.)

The FREE workshop you cannot afford to miss!

The Colorado Jump$tart Coalition offers this FREE, hands-on, 1-evening and 2-day workshop to help you build your knowledge about personal finance topics to reinforce your excitement and ability to bring the same knowledge to students. This workshop focuses on critical economic and personal finance topics to help you improve your own financial well-being. With better financial know-how you will have the tools to bring engaging discussions, lessons, and activities to your classroom.

Topics include: Psychology of Money, Risk Management & Insurance, Building Wealth:Saving and Investing, Maintaining Wealth:Wills & Estates, Money Management, Paying For and Paying Off College, Managing Credit and Debt, Identity Fraud, Financial Services for Your Students Today and Tomorrow, PFL Resources. This workshop recieved outstanding evaluations from P-12 Colorado educators in 2011,  2012, and 2013!  Speakers are top-notch, content is life-changing and the food is delicious!

Space is limited so REGISTER today to reserve your spot! Due to the high demand for this workshop, you will be aske for a $50 deposit to hold your space at the time you register.  You will ONLY be charged if you do NOT attend.

What’s in it for you?

  • Special Opening Session at the Fed  on Thursday, January 23, 2014 from 5:30 - 7:00 with GREAT speakers, food, beverages and discounted parking
  • FREE reference materials for you and your classroom
  • 1 Graduate credit available from Adams State Unniveristy ($55 cost)
  • Timely and critical information to increase your personal and professional knowledge
  • Access to personal finance experts
  • Access to Jump$tart members and resources
  • Breakfast and lunch each day

Who should attend?

The workshop is open to all Colorado P-12 teachers, administrators and content specialists. Limited spaces are also reserved for higher education professionals. Previous Fiscal Fitness workshop attendees, substitutes and retired teachers will be put on a waiting list. You must register to be waitlisted.

OPENING SESSION January 23, 2014 (5:30 - 7:00 p.m.)

Join us for an exciting Economics and You! evening session at the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City-Denver Branch where you can enjoy tasty hors d'oevres, beverages, networking with educators from across Colorado AND gain invaluable insight into domestic and global economics. The speakers for this event are dynamic and easy to understand!  This is the perfect opening event to provide you with the necessary framework for Friday and Saturday.  The event begins at 5:30 p.m. and ends at 7:00 p.m.  Don't miss the fun. Discounted parking vouchers available.  Note: While this event is optional, those who missed it last year were very sorry that they did upon hearing rave reveiws from colleagues who made it a point to attend.

2014 Fiscal Fitness Workshop, Day 1 January 24, 2014


(8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)

Location: Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City-Denver Branch, Denver, CO

Day 1 is an exciting day filled with dynamic general sessions that will provide you with a solid foundation of financial management concepts.

  • Discover the WHY? behind our everyday financial activities by understanding the Psychology of Money
  • Explore the opportunities and options available to you that you may not have realized when it comes to Building Wealth: Saving and Investing
  • Sleep better and enjoy life after finding out the critical steps to Managing Your Credit and Debt.
  • Wrap up the day with an eye-opening session focused on Personal Finanical Literacy Resources at Your Finger Tips.
  • Meet with a PERA representative and find out the real story about your account.

Note: Breakfast and lunch will be provided.  $10 parking vouchers will be available.

2014 Fiscal Fitness Workshop, Day 2 January 25, 2014


(8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.)

Location: Front Range Community College, Westminster, Colorado

Day 2 is an amazing day where you get to select the three sessions that meet your needs and you have the opportunity to speak with Colorado Jump$tart partners and pick up FREE resource materials at the Colorado Jump$tart Exhibit Hall during lunch. 

Sessions inlcude:

  • Maintaining Wealth: Wills & Estates
  • Risk Management and Insurance
  • Paying For and Paying Off College
  • Identity Theft and Fraud
  • Money Management (Budgeting and More!)
  • Financial Services for Students Today and Tomorrow

Note: Breakfast and lunch will be provided.  FREE parking.

For additional information, please contact CJ Juleff, Executive Director, Colorado Jump$tart CoalitionTurn on JavaScript!