Sunday, October 28, 2012

Farmington Schools and IOC Credit Union Help Students with Consumer Math

     When school districts partner with businesses to create real world opportunities for students, everyone wins. In Farmington, 13 schools are bringing consumer math to students and with the help of adults and an IOC Credit Union staff member, students are hiring staff, balancing deposits and are providing excellent customer service. The following story takes place at East Middle School where students are working to provide a quality experience for their classmates. In the story below which appears in the Oakland Press online section and their Noon at News broadcast, students are finding out what the real world is like as a consumer or worker.