Register Now for the 6th Annual Fostering Financial Education in Maine Schools Conference on May 1, 2015 at the Cross Insurance Center in Bangor
This statewide event brings together educators, administrators, and Maine's best financial literacy resources to provide education, and raise awareness of the importance of lifelong financial wellness. Featuring a variety of free financial education resources for K-12 and college-age students, the conference will feature workshops presented by classroom teachers, and financial literacy experts. View the Tentative Agenda. Fee waivers substitute teacher reimbursement available!
Maine Jump$tart Coalition Recognized as 2014 State Coalition of the Year!
The Maine Jump$tart Coalition for Personal Financial Literacy was recently recognized by the National Jump$tart Coalition as the 2014 State Coalition of the Year. The State Coalition of the Year Award was created to recognize the sound structure and management of the state coalition, its effectiveness and innovation in reaching, supporting, and assisting teachers, its public awareness activities, its effectiveness in carrying out Jump$tart’s State Coalition Common Strategy, and the level of participation and collaboration within the coalition itself. Check out our 2014 Coalition of the Year Video!
Other Jump$tart Initiatives:
Mary Dyer, President
c/o Maine Jump$tart
PO Box 5024
Augusta, Maine 04332
For more information about the Maine Jump$tart Coalition, download a copy of our informational brochure.