Big Push for Mandatory Personal Finance Classes in School

The U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau launched Transforming the Financial Lives of a Generation of Young Americans, white paper with specific recommendations for advancing financial education in grades K-12.

Not to be left behind, the Treasury Department has introduced moneyasyoulearn.org, a new website offering teachers ready-made personal finance lessons that fit neatly into existing math and English courses.

Read more: http://business.time.com/2013/05/07/a-big-push-for-mandatory-personal-finance-classes-in-school