Financial Education Awareness Day-April 14
Join us Tuesday, April 14 as we host the General Assembly Financial Education Awareness Day. We will use this opportunity to rally support and build awareness for financial education in North Carolina among state legislators. The event will unite coalition members, educators, students, legislators and the media to spotlight the importance of personal financial literacy across the state. Click here for complete information how to register.
NCCEE and NC JumpStart presented
Financial Literacy Summit V-featuring sessions for teaching economics and personal finance. Members of the NCCEE and the NC Jump$tart Coalition in partnership with the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, presented one and 1/2 days of staff development for K-12 teachers focusing on personal finance and economic education. Teachers received a certificate for 1 CEU.
This summit was provided by the NCCEE, NC Jump$tart Coalition and the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond.
Working together we can improve the financial literacy of North Carolina's youth! "If you're involved with or concerned about students learning how to handle money successfully, you've come to the right place." The North Carolina Jump$tart is a coalition comprised of individuals, non-profit and governmental agencies, the corporate sector, and education partners who have joined together to improve the personal financial literacy of North Carolina's youth. The Coalition's goals are to: Raise awareness of the importance of financial literacy. Improve personal financial education for the youth of North Carolina. Increase support for the North Carolina Jump$tart Coalition.
Did you know that April is Financial Literacy for Youth Month? Photos from our 2012 Financial Literacy Month conclusion event! Read about the Day at the Legislature events in our Press Room - In the News Also, visit "Projects" to find out how you can get involved! "Jump$tart Coalition's 2008 Survey Shows Financial Literacy Still Declining among High School Seniors." Click on Survey Results to view the full report.