Video Contest: Lights, Camera, Save!

HarborOne Bank is participating in the American Bankers Association Foundation’s Lights, Camera, Save! video contest for teens ages 13-18. We’re looking for creative, innovative concepts that show the importance of sound money management. Three national winners of Lights, Camera, Save! will receive awards of $1,000, $2,500 or $5,000. Winning videos will be posted on YouTube and …

Conference: Apply to attend Raspberry Picademy

From the Raspberry Pi Foundation: We want to remind you that applications are open for the next Picademy professional development workshop in the United States. It will be held on December 8th and 9th, 2016 at the Texas Advanced Computing Center in Austin, Texas. Applications close on October 26 and selected applicants will be notified around …

Webinar: Understanding Fiscal Responsibility

From the Council for Economic Education: Dear Teacher, In partnership with Teachers College, Columbia University–you are invited to join us at the free Understanding Fiscal Responsibility webinar. The webinar will provide you with turnkey resources to help you engage your students with public policy dilemmas related to the federal budget, national debt and the budget …

Create a Classroom Facebook Page to Teach Marketing

My marketing class has been doing the marketing for the Litchfield Activities Department for about 8 weeks.  We have done the majority of our work using Facebook (www.facebook.com/GoLHSDragons), Twitter (https://twitter.com/GoLHSDragons), and Instagram (golhsdragons), and I have also had students create blog entries (http://lhsdragons.weebly.com/dragons-blog) to try and teach content marketing.  The concept of content marketing through blogging is …

PwC-KWHS Seminar for High School Educators on Business & Financial Literacy

Now is the time for you to experience the seminar that high school business and finance teachers are talking about. More than 1,100 high school educators from across the country have already attended the PwC-KWHS Seminar for High School Educators on Business and Financial Responsibility. Why Should You Attend? This comprehensive, three-day learning experience is …

MBEA meeting at the MassCUE conference

For any MBEA members who may be attending the MassCUE Fall Conference at Gillette Stadium next month, please note that we have arranged for a suite to hold a meeting during one of the sessions. If you are available, please join us! The meeting will be at 2pm on Wednesday, October 19th. It is currently set for …

A High School Hackathon!

We received this information about the upcoming Hackathon for New England High School students, a competition hosted on October 8, 2016 in Burlington, MA. Please pass along to those in your school who may be interested. For more information: Website:  hacknehs.com Facebook page: facebook.com/hacknehs Twitter: @hackNEHS    

Award: NCWIT Aspirations in Computing

Applications Now Open for High School Girls, Educators, and College Students! The NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing (AiC) honors high school women who are active and interested in computing and technology, and encourages them to pursue their passions. This multi-tiered competition includes recognition at the national and local levels, serving all 50 states, the …

Conference: MoneyPower from W!seNY

For more information, visit wise-ny.org

Student Essay Contest from NEFE’s CashCourse

What is your biggest financial goal? Submit an essay that describes your financial goal, why it is important to you, and what you will do to reach that goal. Prizes: 1 grand prize winner – $1,500 1 second place winner – $750 4 runners up – $250 each The contest ends October 31, 2016. Submit …

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