TRAINING AT RUTGERS , BUSCH CAMPUS CENTER

KIDS FINANCIAL $ENSE TRAINING EVENT
November 18th, 2006

TRAINING ON  JANUARY  16th, 2007

 RUTGERS UNIVERSITY, BUSCH CAMPUS CENTER , PISCATAWAY, NJ

Dear Program Coordinator:

It is our pleasure to announce the KIDS FINANCIAL $ENSE: A Financial Literacy Symposium, to be held on Tuesday,  January 16, 2007.  On behalf of the American Business Collaborative and its funding companies (IBM, AT&T, Dow Jones, Exxon Mobil, J&J, Merck, and Novartis) for this project, the New Jersey School-Age Care Coalition (NJSACC), the New Jersey Department of Education, and the New Jersey Coalition for Financial Education, we cordially invite your afterschool program to participate in this financial education project.

The cost of attendance at this event is only $25 for each participant and includes a continental breakfast and box lunch.  Participation will also constitute 5 ½ hours of New Jersey Department of Education professional development hours and meet the requirements of the NJ Office of Licensing. To register, click on links below or go to www.njsacc.org/news.html.

We hope that you will join us and help give school children the tools they will need to grasp the basics of spending and saving money.  If you have any questions, please contact Brooke Stolting of the New Jersey Department of Education at 609-777-0313, or Diane Genco of NJSACC at 908-789-0259.  We thank you and look forward to seeing you in January!

KIDS FINANCIAL $ENSE: A Financial Literacy Symposium
January 16, 2007
Rutgers University, Busch Campus Center
Piscataway, NJ

9:00- 9:25 A.M.    CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST AND EXPO VISITS

9:25- 9:30 A.M.    Welcome
     New Jersey 
     Diane Genco
     Executive DirectorSchool-Age Care Coalition (NJSACC)

9:30- 10:15 A.M.   Financial Literacy: Real World Thinking!
     Mary Grogan Strain
     Senior Director of Business Development
     Classroom, Inc.

10:15- 11:00 A.M.   Children’s literature Lessons: How to use children’s literature to teach personal finance
     Andrew Hill
     Economic Education Advisor         Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia

11:00- 11:15 A.M.   Guest Speaker
     Lucille E. Davy
     Commissioner   
     New Jersey Department of Education

11:15- 12:00 P.M.   JA It’s My Business!™
     Catherine Milone-Richards & Michael Troutman
     Junior Achievement of NJ
     Participants: Communities in Schools of Camden
     
12:00- 1:00 P.M   BOX LUNCH AND EXPO VISITS

1:00- 1:15 P.M.    American Business Collaboration Presentation
     Debbie Phillips
     Vice President 
     WFD      

1:15 – 2:15 P.M.   20 Creative Ways to Teach Personal Finance and Workplace Readiness
     Barbara O’Neill
     Professor and Extension Financial Management Specialist
     Rutgers Cooperative Extension

2:15- 2:30P.M.    Closing Remarks
     Maryanne D. Evanko
     President
     NJ Coalition for Financial Education
 

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KIDS FINANCIAL $ENSE: A FINANCIAL LITERACY SYMPOSIUM
REGISTRATION   FORM
FAX TO: 908.789.4237 no later than January 1, 2007
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(A form is needed for each person registering – Duplicate as needed)
 
Name: __________________________________________________________________
Address: ________________________________________________________________
City: _______________________ State: _________________ ZIP: ________________
Day Phone: __________________
Email contact: ______________________________

Afterschool Program: __________________________
School:  _____________________________________
Agency: _____________________________________
 
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Cost: $25 per person includes Continental breakfast and materials
Make checks payable to NJSACC.
PO’s and Credit Cards accepted.
 Amount enclosed:  ________________
Check Number__________   or Purchase Order Number____________
OR
Credit Card #_____________________________________________
Visa___  MasterCard___ Expiration Date____________
Name on Card____________________________________________
Zip Code for Credit Card Billing Address_______________
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Mail payment and registration form to:
NJSACC
231 North Avenue West   #363
Westfield, NJ  07090
Registrations may be faxed to 908-789-4237.
All Registrations must be received by January 1th, 2007.
Payment and or PO must be mailed to the address above and received by date of training.
Additional information:
Please give an estimate of the number of families served who work for:
___IBM ___J&J ___Merck   ___AT&T ___Dow Jones ___Exxon Mobile ___ Novartis

Number of youth served: _______________________

NO WALK IN REGISTRATIONS, PLEASE!

 

 

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