Monday, September 27, 2021
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Registration open for the KFEC Financial Literacy Townhall

The Kentucky Financial Empowerment Coalition has partnered with the Kentucky Department of Education to host a Financial Literacy Townhall on Sept. 28 from 3:30-5 p.m. ET.

KDE offering new elementary school career exploration resources

The Kentucky Department of Education (KDE) has created the Elementary School Career Resources  webpage to assist schools in implementation of the Kentucky Academic Standards (KAS) for Career Studies and Financial Literacy.

Student video contest on financial literacy taking submissions

The Jump$tart Coalition, which promotes financial literacy for young people, is sponsoring a contest for students in grades 5 through 12. Participants are asked to make a video on the importance of saving money. The maker of the winning video will get $50.

KFEC lists financial literacy resources for online teaching

Kentucky teachers looking for ways to help students with financial literacy, especially during virtual learning, have access to a new list of links for that purpose.

Cleveland Fed offers resources on personal finance, economics, social studies

Field trips to learn about money. Traveling exhibits about history. Classroom activities on economics and financial literacy. These are just a few of the free resources – aligned with educational standards – that the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland offers to educators, libraries, community organizations and museums.

SCAAC discusses Kentucky’s accountability system, new standards

Beginning with the 2020-2021 school year and every three years thereafter, KDE will identify a school for ATSI if the school has been identified for TSI and has at least one subgroup that performs in the lowest 5% of all schools.

KDE seeking feedback on draft career studies/financial literacy standards

The Kentucky Department of Education is seeking feedback on the draft Kentucky Academic Standards for Career Studies (K-12) and Financial Literacy (9-12).

‘It teaches you life’

A retired family and consumer sciences teacher from Bell County was honored by the Association for Career and Technical Education with a community service award.

Career studies panel provides guidance for standards revision

A group of education and business and industry representatives has determined the three categories under which Kentucky’s career studies standards will be revised.

Paving the path to financial literacy

The Kentucky Department of Education is developing standards to be used in a new graduation requirement for financial literacy.