Investing in Our Future Conference Summary: National Conference on Youth Financial Education and Capability
April 2013 | Presentation
Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
On April 30, 2013, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) brought together more than 100 public, private and nonprofit organization leaders dedicated to improving financial literacy and capability for America’s youth.
This report summarizes conference details and highlights four core areas in need of greater coordination, collaboration, and focus, including: 1) defining a collective vision for the financial education field; 2) promising practices for including financial education in K-12 schools; 3) role of innovation and hands-on learning in promoting financial capability; and 4) research and evaluation needs.