Silver Level

Silver Level Financial Literacy Master Teacher: Previously achieved bronze status and must submit an application with samples of student work with written commentary to show student growth over time and an analysis of instructional choices.

  • Required to attend one in-person workshop of the Financial Literacy Master Teacher program throughout the school year (multiple date options).
  • Required to attend one financial literacy professional development workshop (offered by SC Economics or approved provider).
  • Required to have students successfully complete a SC Economic sponsored financial literacy contest or competition (Finance Challenge, Stock Market Game, Color the Concepts, etc.).
  • Required to teach two professional development workshops or webinars about a topic relating to financial literacy in your school, district, in partnership with SC Economics, or at an approved educational conference.
  • Serve as an ambassador to schools in your area to promote Personal Finance instruction, the Financial Literacy Master Teacher program, The Future Scholar 529 plan, and SC Economics.