Tips for Building Fiscal Responsibility in Students
September 22, 2018 - Denver
The Federal Reserve System is an excellent source of lessons for teachers. We’ve combed through educational resources from several Federal Reserve Districts and come up with this compilation of lessons focused on personal finance and financial literacy.
ign up if you’re looking for practical ways to teach personal finance (Colorado Academic Standards-based). Whether your students come from poor, wealthy or middling circumstances, they all need to develop personal fiscal responsibility. Help them out!
- Grades: Secondary Teacher Focus (all K-12 welcome)
- Time: 8:30 am - 4:00 pm
- Location: Denver
- FEE: $25*
- Optional Credit: ½ UCCS ECON 6320 Graduate Credit Hour, $50. Credit is good for Certificate in Personal Financial Literacy Education..
- Faculty: Dan Driscoll, instructor, USAFA and University of Colorado Colorado Springs; mentor teacher Richard Trinkner, Boulder High School
- Includes: Light breakfast and lunch
$50 & $100 Teacher Travel Stipends Are AvailableEconomic Literacy Colorado is offering a travel stipend for active teachers. Fill out a form (provided at the class) and we will send you a check upon mileage verification. Receive $50 when you drive over 75 miles one way or $100 when you drive over 200 miles one way. One stipend per carpool please.
REGISTRATION GUIDELINES: We try to identify the best fit for our open enrollment classes, usually by the kinds of resources and pedagogy included in the class. However, it is our STRONG belief that the content from any of these classes is valuable for the professional development of any teacher, will enhance the understanding of ALL teachers, and will inspire creative applications in individual classrooms. We encourage teachers of all grade levels to attend any of our classes.