JA Economics for Success ®
JA Economics for Success provides practical information about personal finance and the importance of identifying education and career goals based on a student’s skills, interests, and values. It also demonstrates the economic benefits of staying in school.
JA Economics for Success is a series of six lessons. The average time for each lesson is 60 minutes. Extended Learning Opportunities were developed to enhance and extend core activities. JA Economics for Success provides interactive, take-home materials for students and a newsletter with directions to complete an online career assessment. Materials are packaged in a self-contained kit that includes detailed lesson plans for the volunteer and materials for students.
Following participation in the program, students will be able to: