2013 Jump$tart National Educator Conference
As the nation’s leading advocate for youth financial literacy, the Jump$tart Coalition® will proudly conduct its fifth annual conference devoted specifically to PreK-12 classroom teachers of personal finance in Washington. This conference offers classroom educators an opportunity to see, learn about, and try educational resources to integrate immediately into current lesson plans; to attend informative workshops under three different strands—advocacy, curriculum/content, and personal growth; to meet with leaders from finance and education; and to network with colleagues from across the country.
Save the Date: November 1 - 3, 2013 at the JW Marriott, Washington, DC.
NC Jump$tart Coalition Scholarship Application for the 2013 National Educator Conference
The North Carolina Jump$tart Coalition is offering two scholarships to attend this amazing event to get more information and to download an application click here.
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.