Phyllis Zalenski

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There's more to financial wellbeing than managing money. Iowans can explore their sense of financial wellbeing during “What about Me? My Wellbeing,” a workshop series from ISU Extension and Outreach.

By: Phyllis Zalenski and Laura Sternweis

Talking about money and goals may be difficult for frontline workers who are focused on helping people address other issues. The “Your Money, Your Goals” financial empowerment toolkit and workshop assist nonprofit groups, social service providers and others in helping their clients move toward financial stability and self-sufficiency.

 

By: Phyllis Zalenski and Suzanne Bartholomae

Service providers, volunteers and clergy members have established helping relationships with families and often assist in a range of issues, which frequently have a financial connection. ISU Extension and Outreach is offering a redesigned “Your Money, Your Goals” course to help these individuals empower people who are overwhelmed by their financial situation.

By: Phyllis Zalenski and Suzanne Bartholomae

K-12 teachers may register for “Small Change: Building Financial Security for Educators.” The online course content is embedded in the financial literacy standards of the Iowa Core 21st Century Skills and Social Studies, and connects participants with curricula, resources and school-based programs for elementary, middle and high school levels.

By: Phyllis Zalenski and Carol Ehlers

K-12 teachers are encouraged to register for the June 28 “Small Change: Building Financial Security for Educators” online course offered by ISU Extension and Outreach.

By: Carol Ehlers and Phyllis Zalenski

As students build financial skills from financial literacy classes, their teachers also benefit. “Small Change: Building Financial Security for Educators,” an Iowa State University Extension and Outreach online course, begins Nov. 1. Educators should register for the course by Oct. 25.

By: Carol Ehlers and Phyllis Zalenski

Iowa K-12 teachers and their students will benefit from “Small Change: Building Financial Security for Educators,” an Iowa State University Extension and Outreach introductory class starting March 27, followed by online learning.

By: Carol Ehlers and Phyllis Zalenski