This program introduces students to the importance of making wise financial choices. Students explore the role that money plays in achieving personal goals throughout life. They develop planning, goal setting, and thoughtful decision-making skills that will help them protect themselves from the unexpected financial pitfalls that plague so many adults.
See the Scope and Sequence for a complete listing of program concepts and skills. Teacher and volunteer handbooks, like the one seen here, accompany each JA Personal Finance program kit. For more information about this program, read the Program Summary.