TSU participates in financial literacy initiative at Washington U.

TSU_tower

From the Nashville Post

Tennessee State University educators recently trained with experts from Washington University’s Center for Social Development to provide students of social work and other human service professions with culturally and historically relevant financial education.

Michael Wright, associate professor of social work at TSU, praised the FCAB initiative for starting its outreach with HBCUs and TCUs because these institutions so often have access to vulnerable and disadvantaged students that may lack crucial financial literacy skills.

“We learned about the initiative and received training to incorporate the FCAB curriculum into courses this fall,” Wright said. “Financial capability is central to what we’re calling success for clients.”

Read More

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s