There is a $50 registration fee for the professional development portion of the Keys to Financial Success; however, materials and program information are free to schools and teachers. The Keys to Financial Success represents an excellent option for getting teachers and students started with personal financial education quickly.
July 6-10, 2015
For more about information and to register, click here.
Each lesson in the Keys to Financial Success program is correlated with the national content standards in economics and personal finance.
National Standards in Economics
Council for Economic Education, 2010. Voluntary National Content Standards in Economics, 2nd Edition. New York.
National Standards in Personal Finance
Jump$tart Coalition for Personal Financial Literacy, 2007. National Standards in K-12 Personal Finance Education. Washington, D.C.
Economic Education Specialist
|Theme 1: Goals & Decision-Making||
|Theme 2: Careers & Planning||
|Theme 3: Budgeting||
|Theme 4: Saving & Investing||
|Theme 5: Credit||
|Theme 6: Banking Services||
|Theme 7: Transportation Issues||
|Theme 8: Housing Issues||
|Theme 9: Risk Protection||
View a color-coded table that shows the precise timing of themes across the semester.