National Journal: JA Finance Parks Improving Financial Literacy

WJLA/ABC-7 News: Financial Literacy Project Opens for Students in Landover

Prince George's County Cable: JA Finance Park® Opens in Landover, Maryland

Prince George's County Student Collin Bast at the Grand Opening of JA Finance Park® Prince George's County

CNBC, "Teaching Kids the Value of Money"

When the financial crisis hit, it became clear how little people understood about personal finance. Negative amortization loans, teaser rates and fine print tripped up many homeowners. Yet the lack of basic budgeting skills needed to understand what one could reasonably afford in a monthly budget was a more fundamental problem.

Grand Opening of JA Finance Park Fairfax County®

Junior Achievement Finance Park's official Grand Opening took place on October 19, 2010, and featured Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke as the event's keynote speaker. This 20,000 square foot facility will host over 14,000 middle school students each year with hands-on training in personal budgeting, and will revolutionize youth financial education in Greater Washington.

Fairfax Public Access TV, "JA Finance Park®"

The 21st Century JA Finance Park®

Boundless potential. The American dream. Navigating your path to success in the modern economy. Junior Achievement Finance Park is these ideals come to life. The building itself is certainly humble, constructed from technologies and materials more frequently associated with aircraft hangars and storage facilities than with places of inspired learning.

WUSA9, "Cool Schools: Students learn Finances at JA Finance Park®"

How well do you manage your money? It's possible you could learn a thing or two from the 13-year-old DC students your about to meet. In this week's Cool Schools they balanced an entire household budget and they learned how at a place called Finance Park.

Chairman of the Federal Reserve Ben Bernanke Discusses Importance of Financial Literacy & JA Finance Park

Chairman of the Federal Reserve Ben Bernanke discusses the importance of financial literacy and JA Finance Park.

Fairfax Public Access recently featured a show on Junior Achievement Finance Park, an experiential financial literacy learning center for middle school students. This 20,000 square foot facility hosted over 13,000 students in its inaugural year with hands-on training in personal budgeting, and has revolutionized youth financial education in Greater Washington.

The New JA Finance Park® in Montgomery County

Junior Achievement Finance Park in Montgomery County will be located on the fourth floor of the new Thomas Edison High School of Technology in Wheaton, Maryland.

WUSA9, "Cool Schools: JA Finance ParK®""

WUSA9's Mike Hydeck visits JA Finance Park for his "Cool Schools" segment.