The U.S. school system may not provide students the formal financial education they need, but parents can still teach financial literacy at home.
America's schools aren't making the grade, if you ask the Council for Economic Education. The organization's mission is to help teach personal finance and economics to students from kindergarten through 12th grade. And part of its aim is to officially add financial education to state-required curriculums, complete with standardized testing. Read full article here.