Jarvis Buckman Florida

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. ...

Jarivs Buckman Charter School

Spotlight On : Dr. Richard Izquierdo Health & Science Charter School

October 19, 2017

  Education is one of the foundations of our country. Everyone is entitled and allowed to attend school from ages five to eighteen. Many young people don’t see the imperative need to attend school because they feel as though it will never prepare them for the real world. One school, located in Bronx, New York has taken this preconceived notion that students have about education and ...

More Easy Ways to Teach Financial Literacy at Home

September 20, 2017

  Most Americans are unaware of how low financial literacy numbers are in our country. As previously mentioned, young adults around the world rank higher than those in the U.S. when scored in their knowledge about personal finance. While some states have legislation that require the teaching of finance in schools, parents can help to set the stage for the lessons to come. A past blog of ...

Jarvis Buckman Edupreneurship

Edupreneurs: Diving into Education Head-First

August 31, 2017

People have been starting their own companies in pretty much every industry for decades. There are constant needs for new businesses in every area, from technology to insurance. One field of work where you rarely hear the term entrepreneur is in education. As the education industry revolves around teachers and administrators, there is also a growing need for a new role, the ...