Dec 21, 2017
Why do teens need a bank account?
What's the best way to save money?
Does money give you power?
The answers to these questions and more in Charmiane's interview with Ms. Heidi Albert, Founder & Executive Director of Live It To Learn It and Money Locker.
Money Locker combines financial literacy with access non-predatory financial services for unbanked or underbanked teenagers in urban Chicago.
Power Your Story is made for students by students at Ray Graham Training Center High School in Chicago. We represent diverse voices, telling our real life stories through the power of podcasting technology.
Each season features a new group of student producers under the mentorship of producer, Andrea Klunder of The Creative Impostor Studios, creating personal journals, interviews, and educational pieces about the topics that matter most to us.
Season 2 is produced by Alfred, Aliyah, Amelia, Carzel, Charmiane, Chris, Keenan, Malik, Mark, Nadia, Shamar, Shaquan, Sonia and Zamire.
Production support from After School Matters and The Creative Impostor Studios via the Podcast Tech: Power Your Story program.
Cover Art by Emmanuel Johnston, from Ms. Yuridia Trujillo's Digital Media program through After School Matters. Theme Music by Tanita Abrahamson and Andy Abrahamson, students of Ms. JoVia Armstrong's Sounds About Write music program.