How Robots Show Us The Workplace Skills We Will Need, Yet Foolishly Resist

October 18, 2017

Even as Education Secretary DeVos makes a priority of STEM classes—science, technology, engineering, and math—and financial literacy advocates highlight the importance of schools teaching modern

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The Economics of Millennials Finding Love

October 18, 2017

A growing share of Americans live without a spouse or partner, new research shows. The trend is most visible among young adults, who may be setting up

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DeVos Puts It in Writing: Financial Literacy in School a New Priority

October 17, 2017

Education Secretary Betsy DeVos has been a polarizing figure, crusading for school choice and deriding opponents as “sycophants” and more. Now she is bringing her

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What My Students Learned By Grilling a Financial Therapist

October 17, 2017

Kids have a lot of questions about money and relationships, and that is good. Finances are a leading cause of divorce. Four in five parents

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Here’s a Fun Game That will Cut Your Student Debt

October 11, 2017

Free financial literacy learning tools have multiplied in recent years. But few have the purity of purpose that parents and teachers will find in Payback,

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How One Country Plans to Eradicate Personal Finance Zombies

October 11, 2017

People here lose millions of dollars each year to fraud and irrational money choices. They have almost no emergency funds and are highly vulnerable to

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These States are Moving Forward on Financial Literacy in School

October 5, 2017

State authorities in Massachusetts often stumble when it comes to providing a framework for financial literacy learning. They did it again this summer: budget-minded Gov.

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Financial Educator: Why Did I Have to Study French Anyway?

October 4, 2017

The sweet spot for learning about money is from ages five to 15, and yet both parents and teachers generally fail to take advantage of

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