WELCOME TO NEVADA’S FINANCIAL LITERACY CENTER DEVELOPED BY THE APPLIED RESEARCH AND POLICY INSTITUTE IN PARTNERSHIP WITH THE NEVADA STATE TREASURER’S OFFICE, FINANCIAL LITERACY AND COLLEGE SAVINGS PROGRAMS. TOGETHER WITH OUR COMMUNITY PARTNERS, WE ARE CREATING A CLEARINGHOUSE OF RESOURCES DESIGNED TO SUPPORT FINANCIAL STABILITY IN NEVADA AND THE SUCCESSFUL IMPLEMENTATION OF SENATE BILL 249, WHICH BRINGS FINANCIAL LITERACY AND COLLEGE SAVINGS LESSONS TO NEVADA CLASSROOMS. WE’VE DESIGNED AND WILL CONTINUE TO UPDATE RESOURCES FOR TEACHERS, PARENTS, AND STUDENTS & GRADUATES IN OUR COLLECTIVE EFFORT TO IMPROVE THE FINANCIAL STABILITY OF ALL NEVADANS AND INCREASE ACCESS TO HIGHER EDUCATION FOR ALL NEVADA STUDENTS.
TEACHERS: Senate Bill-249 Requires Financial Literacy to be taught in grades 3-12 in all Nevada schools. As part of the Nevada State Treasurer’s Office, College Savings and Financial Literary Programs, a series of grade level curriculum guides and lesson plans have been designed to support Nevada Teachers adherence to SB-249 Requirements. If you are a Nevada Teacher, we have a resource center designed specifically for you: Information for Teachers.
PARENTS: As your children begin to learn about financial literacy and college savings in their classrooms, know that the Nevada State Treasurer’s Office, College Savings and Financial Literacy Programs have created content specifically for you. While it’s never too early to start saving for college, it is possible to start too late. Learn more about the wide variety of programs available in Nevada to support financial literacy, college savings, and financial stability for ALL Nevadans: Information for Parents.
STUDENTS & GRADUATES: Are you a recent high school graduate? Are you a high school student getting ready for life after high school? The Nevada State Treasurer’s Office, College Savings and Financial Literacy Programs have created self-guided learning opportunities just for you! As you prepare for the next adventure in your life, start mapping your path towards financial stability today: Information for Students.
LOOKING FOR MORE INFORMATION? CONTACT THE NEVADA STATE TREASURER’S OFFICE, FINANCIAL LITERACY AND COLLEGE SAVINGS PROGRAMS TODAY!
Nevada State Treasurer’s Office,
Financial Literacy and College Savings Programs
Grant Sawyer Building
555 E. Washington Ave, Suite 4600
Las Vegas, NV 89101
(888) 477-2667 | (702) 486-6980