Personal Financial Literacy Course


What is the Personal Financial Literacy Course?

Complete Course Description & Standards

Beginning with the 2019-2020 school year, all school districts in Florida will now offer a High School course in Personal Financial Literacy in addition to the standard economics courses already in place. This new course will dive deep into topics like:

  • Earning an Income
  • Understanding taxes
  • Preventing Identity Theft
  • Understanding Loans and borrowing money

Upon completion of the course, students will be better prepared to enter the working world and adulthood, with a more clear understanding of our global economy.

How We Can Help!

The Florida Council on Economic Education is excited to prepare Florida’s teachers and students to take on this new course by offering award winning teacher workshops, student resources for use within classroom, and fully vetted recommendations on instructional materials to use in addition to all of our engaging programs like,