Financial Literacy Summit IV The NC Jump$tart Coalition, in partnership with NC DPI, will be presenting the Financial Literacy Summit IV, a full day of personal finance staff development for K-12 classroom teachers focusing on personal finance. Sessions will cover resources and strategies for teaching personal finance as well as sessions aimed at helping teachers to improve their own financial skills. June 19, 2013 at UNC Charlotte's Cone Center. Lunch will be provided and there is no cost to attend. Learnmore.
Working together we can improve the financial literacy of North Carolina's youth! "If you're involved with or concerned about students learning how to handle money successfully, you've come to the right place." The North Carolina Jump$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.