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An Early Start on Financial Literacy Pays Off

Teaching about finance begins in kindergarten at Ariel Community Academy, a public K-8 school on the south side of Chicago, with the goal of helping students develop real-world decision-making skills that will guide them later in life. 

April 11, 2012

Schools That Work

Ariel Community Academy

Public, Urban
Grades K-8
Chicago, IL

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  • 3-5 Upper Elementary
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