Category «Professional Development»

Webinar: FREDcast Forecasting Game for the Classroom

Webinar from the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis:  FREDcast Forecasting Game for the Classroom Wednesday, Sept. 7, 2016 2:30 – 3:30 p.m. CT 3:30 – 4:30 p.m. ET Location: Your computer The fall 2016 semester brings the chance for you and your students to match wits with friends, classmates, or all players as you guess …

H&R Block Budget Challenge

The H&R Block Budget Challenge competition is about to start! What is the H&R Block Budget Challenge? It’s a FREE, ten week, patented, and award-winning, online personal finance simulation played in a competition format. Students learn to pay bills, manage their credit card and save money for retirement. Teachers are also eligible to earn CEUs and graduate credit. Register your …

Webinar: Using the NEW Gooru to Access NGPF Content

From NextGenPF: Jessica ran this same webinar last week and helped 17 teachers get started on Gooru — they’ve got their courses and classes set up and know how to access and add the NGPF content they want to share with their students. Because some of you were on vacation, we’re running it again! Jessica …

Webinar: EverFi FutureSmart

Middle school is a formative time. Kids are starting to explore the power of money, navigate needs vs. wants, and sketch out their futures. Yet most students do not have the tools and strategies they need to build a strong financial future. As schools prepare their students for life beyond the classroom, a nationwide movement …

Webinar Series: Election Economics

As our nation gets ready for the general election, the Council for Economic Education is excited to announce the Election Economics Webinar Series to help you get your students to think critically about how economists look at elections. The webinars will address why people vote, the economic impact of immigration, how campaigns are financed, and how …

NextGenPF scholarship to Jump$tart National Conference!

NextGen Personal Finance is awarding scholarships, worth $425 each, for classroom teachers to attend the Jump$tart National Educator Conference in Dallas, TX on November 5-7, 2016! The scholarship covers conference admission, 2-night stay at the Intercontinental Dallas Hotel, and all conference meals.  Attendees must arrange and cover all other expenses, including transportation. NGPF scholarship will be …

CEE National Annual Conference Scholarship

The Council for Economic Education’s 55th Annual Financial Literacy and Economic Education Conference is a nationwide meeting of K–12 educators, CEE affiliates from across the country, Federal Reserve partners, and other educators in this field. The conference features a diverse selection of professional development workshops on economic and financial literacy geared for elementary, middle and …

Money Smart for Young People

The FDIC is offering two webinars to give more information to prepare educators who want to use Money Smart in the new school year. The same information will be presented on both so you can pick the time that works best for you. August 3rd or August 4th at 3pm EST. Visit this link to …

Classroom Tools for Teaching About Money Webinar

Another great opportunity for professional development. Take a look at this free webinar from the FDIC. Classroom Tools for Teaching About Money Webinar When: August 3 and 4, 2016: 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. (Eastern) The same information will be presented on both days so you can pick the time that works best for you. Location: Online …

Teacher Financial Literacy Design Day

We received this request from Rick Metters at Fidelity. Please follow up with him if you’re interested in this opportunity. July 28, 2016 Dear Educator, Fidelity Investments invites you to our Teacher Financial Literacy Discovery Day on Thursday, August 18 from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm at Fidelity headquarters at 245 Summer Street in Boston, …

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