The Council for Economic Education’s president and CEO, Nan J. Morrison, as well as board member Annamaria Lusardi, the Denit Trust Distinguished Scholar and Professor of Economics and Accountancy at The George Washington University School of Business, published an op-ed in Education Week making the case that providing financial education is effective and necessary.
A solid financial education has affected the lives of so many students who need this knowledge and may not have access to it at home. Financial education provides the tools and skills for our students to make informed decisions which benefit themselves, their families and their communities. It’s time and money well spent.
Read the whole piece here.