The goal of the New Jersey Coalition for Financial Education (NJCFE) is to improve the personal financial literacy of New Jersey’s citizens by promoting the teaching of personal finance to people of all ages. The Coalition believes that all citizens of New Jersey must have the financial literacy necessary to make informed financial decisions.
The Coalition meets regularly in the Central New Jersey region and consists of over 500 members and representatives of government agencies, schools, businesses, and nonprofit organizations that provide financial education and related services. The Coalition is a nonprofit operated by an elected board of directors and executive director.
The NJCFE is a proud affiliate of the Jump$tart Coalition.
April 26, 2017 3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
This 60-minute webinar will discuss components of a person’s credit history as indicated by credit reports and credit scores and the impact of credit scores upon a person’s life. In addition, sources of credit scores, credit score number ranges, and credit score factors will be discussed. The webinar will also cover ways to improve a credit score, characteristics of credit score high achievers, and credit score resources for financial educators.
|When:||Friday, May 19, 2017
|Where:||NJEA Region 29 Offices - GOLDEN CREST CORPORATE CENTER
2279 STATE HWY 33
Hamilton Square,NJ 08690
Financial Education Teacher Exchange 2017: Teachers Teaching Teachers to Teach Personal Finance
Financial Education Teacher Exchange 2017
Do you teach personal finance to youth and/or adults? This free two-and-a-half hour workshop will help you sharpen your skills and find new-resources to use in your classroom. Instead of “typical” workshops with a series of speakers, teachers will teach others through a series of facilitated small group information sharing activities.
Each teacher is asked to bring 10 copies of a favorite lesson plan on personal finance to share with others. A light supper and door prizes will be provided courtesy of our program sponsor, Next Gen. Personal Finance (http://nextgenpersonalfinance.org/).
Date & time: Tuesday, May 2, 2017; 4:00 pm to 6:30 pm (Registration & networking begin at 3:30 pm)
New Jersey Credit Union League
299 Ward Street, Hightstown, NJ 08520
There is NO charge but PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED by Friday, April 28, 2017
Space is limited to 100 educators. Register early!
Questions: Contact Dr. Barbara O’Neill email@example.com