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It’s Financial Literacy Month!

April 6, 2018

Over the years, I have shared my passion for educating and the important role of understanding personal finance. The term “financial literacy” is one, that over time, has continued to gain more relevance. In the past, I have shared how schools and governments are realizing the need to push for better means of financial education. April happens to be financial literacy month in the United ...

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Financial Literacy: A Never Ending Lesson

March 7, 2018

  In a majority of my blogs, I have discussed  the importance of educating young students in financial literacy. It makes sense that we teach at a young age, because it prepares students for the future that lies ahead. However, it is never too late to gain knowledge and experience when it comes to personal finance. Many adults lost out on the opportunity to become financially literate. ...

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Education Trends for 2018

February 28, 2018

  Last year, we continued to see the education system develop and integrate technology into learning. Over the past decade, the way that students are educated has evolved in many ways and it seems as though there is no sign of such changes slowing down. As we enter the third month of 2018, experts are already predicting some trends for the end of this school year and the beginning of ...

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Florida’s Push for Financial Literacy

December 15, 2017

Florida and Financial Literacy   If you’ve checked out some of my blogs in the past, you’ll know that I have a passion for financial literacy. The levels of knowledge that students in the U.S. have regarding basic finance is abysmal in comparison to other countries. After a recent study was conducted highlighting this disparity, public school systems have started paying attention. ...