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Interested in giving your students the JA Finance Park experience? Please fill out the interest form at the bottom of this page. For more information, please contact FinancePark@JAColorado.org.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is there training involved?

We require that all new teachers go through a teacher orientation. The orientation will take place at your school. With the updated curriculum, we also recommend returning teachers go through an in-person training as well.

How is the curriculum implemented?

The JA Finance Park experience begins in the classroom. Teachers cover 13 different lessons of personal finance curriculum. Once the classroom curriculum is completed, the program continues with a visit to our 5,500 square foot facility located inside American Furniture Warehouse or within your classroom with our virtual park simulation. Click here to explore the new and improved classroom curriculum!

How does this program complement the Colorado Academic Personal Financial Literacy Expectations with new state standards?

The curriculum directly fulfills new state-mandated economic, math, reading, writing and communications content standards, which also include 21st century skills and concepts.

View a comparison for the common core and personal financial literacy standards regarding middle school standards.

View a comparison for the common core and personal financial literacy standards regarding high school standards.

What is the cost of JA Finance Park?

Due to the gracious generosity of our sponsors, the JA Finance Park program is offered to all educators at zero cost. The curriculum, student workbooks and park or virtual simulations are free!

JA Finance Park Interest Form

Thank you for your interest in JA Finance Park! Please complete this form and a JA Finance Park staff member will follow up with you to discuss next steps. If you have questions, please email FinancePark@JAColorado.org.
  • School Information

  • Primary Coordinator Information

    By filling out the Coordinator information, you are agreeing to be the lead contact for JA Finance Park with your school.
  • Classroom Information

    The JA Finance Park experience begins in the classroom. Teachers cover 13 different lessons of personal finance curriculum. Once the classroom curriculum is completed, the program continues with a visit to our 5,500 square foot facility located inside American Furniture Warehouse or within your classroom with our virtual park simulation.
  • Please provide a rough estimate the total number of students who would participate in the program. If you don't have a rough estimate, please write "unsure"
  • JA Finance Park Visit - Date Selection

    Please list 5 preferred dates to visit JA Finance Park. The park can accommodate a maximum of 160 students, so if your total student count is larger than 160, you will need to attend the park over multiple days. Let a JA staff member know and we can determine the best options. Park visits are typically scheduled from 9:30 am-1:30 pm. but if you need schedule accommodations, talk with a JA staff member. Please make sure that school buses are available on your preferred dates.
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  • Teachers' information

    Please enter the following information for the teachers who would be delivering the curriculum If you don't have this info, you may leave these fields blank.