The National Institute of Financial and Economic Literacy (NIFEL) invites you to participate in our annual summer institute series. NIFEL offers three courses/conferences each summer.
Sessions aim to:
Did you know:
A 2009 National Endowment for Education survey showed that 44 states have now adopted personal finance education standards. Yet only 37% of K-12 teachers have taken even one college personal finance course. Quite simply, a lack of qualified educators exists. We give you skills to fill this shortage. The simple NIFEL system is the most successful training program of its kind in the U.S. Since its inception in 2000, it has given over 1,300 educators from 13 states expertise and a career edge—FAST.
Teachers of personal finance, family and consumer sciences, social studies, economics, math, business and others who want to acquire the skills to teach personal finance—financial counselors, tech college faculty, corrections staff and school principals and administrators.