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The 2018 NGPF Summer Institute is Accepting Applications!

The NGPF Summer Institute is Accepting Applications through 3/9/2018! For more information, visit the NGPF website and apply now!

PD with a Host of Resources!

On February 6th, thirty-plus teachers from across the state participated in the first, and given the evaluations, not the last NextGen FinCamp at Bridgewater State University. Pictured are the three facilitators for the day-long event. Tim Ranzetta, founder of NextGen Personal Finance and two local education lead teachers: Talitha Oliveri, a business teacher at Hopedale …

Wisdom of Finance Video Contest – DEADLINE EXTENDED

From our friends at the Learning Economics And Finance Network: Wisdom of Finance Video Contest Pride and Prejudice is a romance classic and consistently appears on lists of most-loved books.  But have you ever wondered if Jane Austen’s heroine, Lizzie Bennet, could have been a successful hedge fund manager? The answer to this seemingly strange question …

Help FDIC Enhance Its Money Smart for Young People Curriculum

From our friends at the FDIC: The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) seeks your help in finding Pre-K to 12 educators who are willing to provide feedback on its Money Smart for Young People (MSYP) financial education curriculum. Please pass information about this opportunity on to any schools or educators that are interested in financial …

Meet the Board of Directors – Jacqueline Prester

Name: Jacqueline Prester ( @mrsprester | LinkedIn | Facebook | mrsprester.com | email ) Position: MBEA Board of Directors, Secretary School: Mansfield High School, Mansfield, MA Job Title: Business & Technology teacher Grade Levels: high school Courses Taught: currently – Entrepreneurship, Personal Finance, previously – Marketing, Google Applications, Career Theory, HTML Webpage Design, Computer Applications I & II, Desktop Publishing, …

Upcoming Webinars from the CEE

From our friends at the Council for Economic Education: The Council for Economic Education is pleased to offer free professional development webinars for teachers nationwide. The webinars cover multiple topics on how to integrate personal finance and economics in the classroom and create a fun learning experience for your students. For a list of webinars …

Free Financial Literacy PD Course!

From our friends at the Cowin Financial Literacy Program at the Teacher’s College of Columbia University: REGISTER NOW:  Cowin Financial Literacy Program – Online Course REGISTRATION DEADLINE: JANUARY 25th, 5:00 PM EST

The CEE Conference RFPs are open!

From our friends at the Council for Economic Education: The Council for Economic Education (CEE) is now accepting proposals for its 57th Annual Financial Literacy and Economic Education Conference, being held on October 4-6 in Atlanta, Georgia. We are seeking proposals for innovative presentations, poster sessions and workshops in the following tracks: Elementary: These sessions focus on teaching economic and personal …

NGPF Summit – Applications open!

From our friends at NextGenPF: Apply for the NGPF Summit!

Just because it is free does not mean that it is cheap!

The Massachusetts Council on Economic Education is providing teachers an opportunity to extend classroom learning and reinforce the instruction in economics and personal finance through hosting free online challenges in economics and personal finance for teams of middle and high school students. Thanks to the leadership of the Center for Economic Education at Salem State …

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