2016 Jump$tart National Educator Conference

Registration Is Closed

Registration Fee - $425 for classroom teachers

$575 for Other Educators

Includes a two-night stay at the Intercontinental Dallas Hotel and all conference meals.  Attendees arrange and cover their own transportation.


The 2016 National Educator Conference generously underwritten by:



2016 Conference Supporters

as of October 20, 2016



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The Jump$tart Coalition National Educator Conference is the only national conference for classroom teachers dedicated to personal finance education in the classroom. Each year, the conference provides PreK-12 educators with financial education resources, personal and professional development, access to a nation-wide network of colleagues, and general support for financial education. 

Calling all Classroom Teachers! 

  • Teachers of Any Subject
  • Pre-K through High School
  • Novices and Veterans 
  • Other Educators in Personal Finance

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The cost for teachers to attend 2016 National Educator Conference is subsidized, so participation is limited and available on a first come, first served basis. 

Come and meet fellow educators from across the country who believe that personal financial literacy is an essential life skill for their students!

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This Year's Conference Highlights:

  • Tools, resources, information and support for teaching personal finance in the classroom.
  • A variety of workshops under three strands: Curricula/Content, Ask the Experts and Personal Development.
  • Plenary sessions featuring nationally recognized speakers - behavioral economist Sarah Newcomb, PhD from Morningstar; author Dan Kadlec whose work appears in TIME and Money magazines; and popular TEDx Speaker Adam Carroll.
  • Networking with your peers from across the country!
  • Exhibit Hall devoted to Financial Education Resource
  • Opening Starlight Gala Saturday night 
  • 15 Professional Development Hours for Teachers
  • Optional Activities include: free financial planning clinics, financial educator certification testing, and various teacher networking opportunities. See here for details!
  • See photo highlights from last year's conference.  


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Sponsorship Opportunites!

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Exhibitor Opportunities!

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