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NEW: Fully Sponsored Personal Finance Teacher Training!

EVENT DATE: August 2nd, 2017
Registration Deadline: Rolling acceptances, spots limited

Sponsored by NGPF and in cooperation with OATFACS and Ohio Jump$tart: Fully Sponsored Personal Finance Teacher Training. The NGPF FinCamp will take place in Columbus on Wednesday, August 2, 2017, at the Hilton Easton in Columbus, Ohio from 9 am - 4 pm. Spots are limited!

The camp will provide teachers with engaging turnkey resources, new and engaging strategies to deliver instruction, and review the leading trends in the ever-changing world of personal finance. This flyer contains more details.

Click here to download and complete the registration requirements.

2016 Teacher Training a Success!

The Jump$tart Teacher Training Alliance (J$TTA) is a high school teacher training model in personal finance ensuring consistency and rigor in teacher training programs across the country. The model focuses on delivering personal finance content and will include resources and some pedagogical strategies.

The event was FREE of cost for high school teachers, fully sponsored by our partners and board. A special thanks to our primary sponsor Fidelity, and gold sponsors Ohio Bankers League, Park National, and VISA. All hotel, food, facility, and training costs are covered. Teachers will also have an opportunity to earn CEU’s free of cost and graduate school hours through the University of Cincinnati at a discounted rate.

To conclude the event retired vice-president Tom Rutan was presented the Ohio Jump$tart Lifetime Achievement Award by CFPB Director Richard Cordray. This moment, among many others are captured in our event photo gallery.

Jump$tart Clearinghouse

The Jump$tart Clearinhouse is the premier online library of financial education resources for teachers, parents, caregivers, and anyone committed to financial smarts for students. Try it now, it is free and no account is necessary! http://clearinghouse.jumpstart.org/