What Words Come To Mind When You Think of Next Gen Personal Finance?
We asked this question of the 20+ scholarship-winning teachers at the recent JumpStart National Educator Conference in Dallas and here’s what they said:
Note: Word clouds don’t do so well with answers of more than one word such as “problem solving” and “real world.”
Look for more real-world, relevant and engaging content coming this Thursday with our latest product release! Or should I say releases? Stay tuned.
About the Author
Tim's saving habits started at seven when a neighbor with a broken hip gave him a dog walking job. Her recovery, which took almost a year, resulted in Tim getting to know the bank tellers quite well (and accumulating a savings account balance of over $300!). His recent entrepreneurial adventures have included driving a shredding truck, analyzing executive compensation packages for Fortune 500 companies and helping families make better college financing decisions. After volunteering in 2010 to create and teach a personal finance program at Eastside College Prep in East Palo Alto, Tim saw firsthand the impact of an engaging and activity-based curriculum, which inspired him to start a new non-profit, Next Gen Personal Finance.