Working in Support of Education (w!se) held its 13th Annual MoneyPOWER Conference for Financial Literacy in New York City. The conference provides an opportunity for middle and high school teachers to deepen their knowledge of personal finance. Conference attendees were treated to a day of engaging workshops and presentations to enhance their personal finance instruction. Notable speakers included Paul Lim, Assistant Managing Editor at MONEY Magazine, Scott Stringer, New York City Comptroller, Heidi Moore, Business Editor at Mashable and Jordan Goodman, a personal finance guru and best-selling author.
At the conference, w!se also celebrated the exceptional achievements of schools and teachers who participate in its Financial Literacy Certification program. This award winning national initiative improves the lives of young people by helping them graduate high school with the knowledge and skills that are critical to a life of financial wellbeing. Students can also become Certified Financially Literate and earn w!se’s coveted CFL™ credential if they pass w!se’s Financial Literacy Certification Test.
Congratulations Working in Support of Education!