Booshke Giin (It’s up to you, it’s your decision!) is a creative approach to involve American Indian youth in active learning experiences that make financial education concepts relevant to their everyday decision making.
Facilitators for this webinar are Jennifer Garbow and Becky Hagen Jokela. Jennifer is an Extension Educator and Associate Extension Professor in the UM Extension Center for Family Development. For the past 14 years, she has been providing leadership to Extension on how to effectively work with Tribal communities around financial capability. Garbow is an enrolled member of the Bois Forte Band of Chippewa Indians. Becky Hagen Jokela is a retired Extension Educator and Extension Professor, Family Resiliency. Becky is an Accredited Financial Counselor and holds American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences Family Life Certification, teaching license in Family and Consumer Science. Jennifer & Becky co-led a Cultural Study Group to expand financial education.
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