Fast Lane is a storehouse of reliable, research-based information anyone can use to implement and launch a financial education program.
As part of a regular series, Fast Lane will post bimonthly webinars. Hear from our researchers and invited guests how to best advocate for financial education, what successful practices in teaching financial education include, what the latest research on effective financial education finds, and how to conduct an evaluation that will help you improve your program.
May 16, 2019 3:00 PM (EST)
Join us Thursday, May 16 with special guest Alex Todd of Elizabethtown High School. Learn how Alex, a teacher, helped to get financial education to become a graduation requirement in the state’s public schools. In this webinar, he will discuss the challenges and success he experienced and what you can do to promote financial education in schools.
Alex Todd has been teaching personal finance to high school students in public schools for the past 10 years. Alex has been a champion for promoting financial education in his home state, and after working with many organizations and state legislators, Kentucky has finally required personal finance to be a graduation requirement in 2018.