Ontario elementary students MUST get financial literacy lessons too

May 15, 2017

Ontarians were told in 2011 that financial literacy is included in the curriculum in Grades 4 through 12. This wasn’t true. Now the Ministry of Education is plowing ahead with a pilot program and stuffing it into Grade 10 because it is convenient and easy but there will be no concrete measures in place to evaluate their efforts. Experts world-wide, and the Ministry’s own Working Group, steadfastly agree that financial literacy education programs should never be implemented without objective, reliable, quantified measure​s​ of the impact.

Posted in Quick News on May, 2017