Entries by Alisha Harper

Learn about poverty through our Poverty Simulation!

The poverty simulation is an interactive activity designed to aid participants in understanding the daily life of a typical low-income family through engaging in an actual community model simulation. The object is to sensitize participants to the realities faced by low-income people through their involvement in the simulation. The exercise, which takes approximately two hours, Read More

Check out our Money Math Night Program!

Family Money Math Nights are a great way to get involved and expand math education into the home. What better way to teach math than through money! Everyone has an interest in money – parents and children alike. New research indicates that math ability is a predictor of high school success and college enrollment. We Read More