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3rd Annual Financial Capability Conference
Sat, December 10, 2016, 7:30 AM – 4:00 PM EST
Are you interested in learning more about financial literacy? Journey with us to a brighter financial future.
Teachers, social-service providers, librarians, parents and any adults who are passionate about educating others about financial literacy are invited to attend the 3rd Annual Financial Capability Conference - Saturday December 10, 2016. Join distinguished education, government, and industry leaders, including RI General Treasurer Seth Magaziner, RI Congressman Jim Langevin and RI Commissioner of Postsecondary Education Jim Purcell, for great information and networking. Experience relevant workshops, interactive exhibits, and informative panel sessions designed to meet the unique Personal Finance educational needs of K-16 student and adult populations. In addition to general-interest topic sessions, there will be free professional development opportunities for teachers scheduled throughout the day, as well as information for Rhode Island librarians. Build your Personal Financial capacity, alongside your library of instructional resources at this FREE, day-long conference.
Letters will be provided to conference participants who attend the full-day program. In addition, 7.3 CEU's (undergraduate and graduate) are available to participants through Rhode Island College for a fee of $30.
This conference is being hosted by Rhode Island College, and organized by the Rhode Island Jump$tart Coalition and the Rhode Island Council for Economic Education. We appreciate the generous support of Fidelity Investments and Pawtucket Credit Union as Platinum Sponsors for the conference; Rhode Island Student Loan Authority, Rhode Island College and Bridgewater State University as Gold Sponsors; Next Gen Personal Finance and CollegeBoundbaby as Bronze Sponsors; Navigant Credit Union, Working in Support of Education, Marginal Revolution University, and Alex and Ani as Supporters; and Common Sense Economics, United Way of RI, Invite Education, Author Karen Petit, Chipotle, and Panera Bread as Friends.
Please sign up today to reserve your place at the 3rd Annual Financial Capability Conference, and be sure to share this announcement with your colleagues and friends!
The Conference schedule is shown here: http://rijumpstart.org/news/schedule-for-3rd-financial-capability-conference-ric-saturday-december-10-2016/