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Chapter 1: Overview of Financial Literacy

After completing this chapter, you’ll be able to
  • Define financial literacy.
  • List five basic concepts of financial literacy.
  • Describe the history of financial literacy.
  • Describe how financial literacy aligns with 21st CCLC program goals.

Chapter 2: Planning an Impactful Experience

After completing this chapter, you’ll be able to
  • Identify the important steps for planning and implementing financial literacy activities.
  • Describe how to design financial literacy activities that meet diverse student and family needs.
  • Identify strategies for getting the expertise and resources you need. 

My Notebook

Financial Literacy

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