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Financial Fitness for Life for Grades 9-12

The 3rd edition of Financial Fitness for Life is hot off the presses and includes new technology tools for teaching economics and personal finance to the 21st Century student.

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Old Dominion University Center for Economic Education

Oct 17, 2019
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
ODU Virginia Beach Higher Education Center
1881 University Dr.
Virginia Beach, VA 23453
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Grade Level: High School
Potential Recertification Credits: 3

Help your students to make thoughtful, well-informed decisions about important aspects of personal finance and economics using these active learning lessons.   Topics include: economic decision makings skills, entrepreneurship, car ownership, paying for post-secondary education, taxes, credit reports and credit scores, insurance, interest, and financial investing.  Perfect for teaching Economics and Personal Finance.

Financial Fitness for Life curriculum and snacks included in this free workshop.

“This workshop and the accompanying materials are made available to teachers through the generous support of the Alliance Data Corporate Giving Fund and the Council for Economic Education”.


Instructor: Ruth Cookson, Director
Contact Person:
Ruth Cookson, Director
Center for Economic Education
Old Dominion University
(757) 683-5570

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