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Jamaica’s Promise – JSE Primary School Stock Market Education Programme

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Director of Children and Family Programmes at the Child Protection and Family Services Agency (CPFSA), Warren Thompson (right), displays the cover of a story book to grade-two students at the Bamboo Primary and Junior High School in St. Ann during Read Across Jamaica Day on Tuesday (May 3). Mr. Thompson visited the institution as part of a school tour to promote the importance of child protection and the Agency’s 211 Child Abuse Reporting Hotline.

Jamaica’s Promise – JSE Primary School Stock Market Education Programme

The Jamaica Stock Exchange (JSE) in collaboration with US based company Wizdom CRM on October 20 launched the Primary Schools Stock Market Education Programme and Stock Market Games, in an effort to develop the capacity of young people in financial literacy and money management. Under the initiative student from 17 schools will be given US$10,000.00 in virtual funds, and provided with an AI Tutor dubbed Mr. Rabbit, who will teach them about the regional stock exchanges, budgeting and saving direct.

Presented by: Jayda Francis
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