George Lucas Educational Foundation
K-2 Primary

Infographic: The Value of Financial Literacy

Students who learn financial literacy skills gain knowledge that will yield returns well into their future.

April 10, 2012
Infographic showing American spending habits. With nearly 20 percent of Americans living beyond their means, education about personal finance is critical. Research indicates that teaching finance to students yields greater money-management skills that car
Credit: Illustrations by Jude Buffum
School Snapshot

Ariel Community Academy

Grades K-8 | Chicago, IL
521 | Public, Urban
Per Pupil Expenditures
$8,837 School$13,078 District$11,537 State
Free / Reduced Lunch
98% Black
2% Hispanic
1% English-language learners
 11% Special Needs
Data is from the 2010-11 academic year.

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