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Stuyvesant's new personal finance elective is a great start.  Now let's make it mandatory.

Stuyvesant’s new personal finance elective is a great start. Now let’s make it mandatory.

First Person is where Chalkbeat features personal essays from educators, students, parents, and others who think and write about public education. When I got my first paycheck for working on a political campaign and almost a third was taken out for taxes, I was surprised because I was only earning minimum wage. I ignored that …

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Stuyvesant's new personal finance elective is a great start.  Now let's make it mandatory.

Stuyvesant’s new personal finance elective is a great start. Now let’s make it mandatory.

First Person is where Chalkbeat features personal essays from educators, students, parents, and others who think and write about public education. When I got my first paycheck for working on a political campaign and almost a third was taken out for taxes, I was surprised because I was only earning minimum wage. I ignored that …

Stuyvesant’s new personal finance elective is a great start. Now let’s make it mandatory. Read More »