Empowering Women to Be Financially Independent in Personal Finance

Professional Development



  • 07/17/2013
  • 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
  • UFT Headquarters, 52 Broadway, 19th Floor, Room C
  • Presenter: Dr. Barbara O’Neill, CFP®, Rutgers University Professor of Financial Management


  • National Center Workshops

GRADES: K-2, K-5, 3-5, 6-8


  • Financial Literacy

This workshop will cover lessons from Barbara O’Neill and Patricia Brennan’s 192-page workbook, Money Talk: A Financial Guide for Women.  Dr. O’Neill will address the following topics: managing cash flow; the wise use of credit; establishing liquidity whether single, married, divorced, or cohabitating; various types and kinds of insurances; saving and investing and other essential financial concerns.  The program is designed to both benefit participants personally and professionally with content for themselves and classroom use.  Lessons will specifically focus on well documented issues facing women and to raise awareness for the need to be financial literate.  All participants will get a free copy of her book  Money Talk: A Financial Guide for Women and CEE’s Financial Fitness for Life K-12) for classroom use.

Registration for this workshop begins at 8:30 a.m.


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