- Not enactedThe President has not signed this bill
- The house has not voted
- The senate has not voted
Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and PensionsIntroducedJanuary 16th, 2019
- senate Committees
Too many young people are graduating from high school with limited to zero financial literacy. This affects their financial choices, futures, and society at large. Providing financial literacy education in schools will help students make better financial decisions from a young age.
Teaching financial literacy via a single class won’t stick or yield results. At 18 or younger, many students simply won’t retain the lessons they learn about healthy financial habits long enough to apply them in the real world.