TITLE

Educator Teams Up to Teach Finance to Young Children

AUTHOR(S)
O'Neil-Haight, Megan
PUB. DATE
April 2010
SOURCE
Journal of Family & Consumer Sciences;Spring2010, Vol. 102 Issue 2, p43
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the partnership of 23 public, private and parochial schools and Head Start centers in the U.S. to teach young children how to save money. The Parents and Teachers as Wealth Coaches project provides high quality, best solution financial education program via regular school setting without discrimination. It was funded in part of grant programs from Strengthening the Well-Being of Rural Maryland Families.
ACCESSION #
53746234

 

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