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Financial Literacy Teacher Training

From our friends at the Massachusetts Council on Economic Education: Financial Foundations: Financial Literacy Teacher Training Fri, October 12, 2018 8:15 AM – 3:30 PM EDT Fidelity Investments 245 Summer Street Thinkspace Conference Room Boston, 02210 This free, one-day Financial Literacy professional development program is open to all New England Pre-K to college educators and …

The Personal Finance Classroom Priority

We live in a world dominated by test scores and school report cards. We have standards to follow that drive the assessments which measure what students learn and in most states the evaluation score of a teacher. There are some who believe the weight of this process is appropriate… in Ohio, 50% of our evaluation is …

Got Finance? NGPF’s Newest Lookup Tool!

From our friends at NGPF: Only 1 in 6 high school students is required to take a Personal Finance course to graduate. Does your school require it? Use this handy tool from NGPF to look up schools in your area! Visit: Got Finance? Preview:

The Money Smart Kids Contest is Officially Open!

What would your school do with $10k to put toward financial education? Enter daily: bit.ly/2x4RXZe 

W!se MoneyPOWER Conference

From our friends at W!seNY: Register Now!

NGPF Back-to-School Webinars!

From our friends at NGPF: Back-to-School Webinars are now available! Also available are a collection of previously delivered webinars. Please visit the NGPF webinar page for more details! Using Google Docs to Teach NGPF Content (8/16) Getting Started with GOOGLE CLASSROOM (8/21) Brush Up On: Paying for College (8/23) Fall Advocacy Launch (8/29)  

FREE Financial Literacy Micro-Credentials

From our friends at the Global Financial Literacy Excellence Center (GFLEC): In collaboration with Digital Promise and with the support of PwC, GFLEC is working to help bridge the gap between students’ need for personal finance education and teachers’ need for professional resources. We used our research experience and the Council for Economic Education’s National Standards …

57th Annual Financial Literacy and Economic Education Conference

From our friends at the Council for Economic Education: Dear Teacher, You’re invited to join hundreds of K-12 educators nationwide at 57th Annual Financial Literacy and Economic Education Conference! The Conference will be held from October 5-6 in Atlanta, Georgia. Register Today! The Conference features a diverse selection of professional development workshops on economics and …

FREE RI Jump$start Financial Literacy Training

From our friends at RI Jump$start and Fidelity: Earn $75.00 to Jump$tart your 2018-19 Personal Finance curriculum with an all-new, free, one-day Personal Finance professional development program to be held at Fidelity Investments, 900 Salem Street, Smithfield, RI on Thursday, August 23, 2018 from 8:30 am to 3:30 pm. Letters will be provided to participants to document their professional development hours. Space is limited, so …

Financial Literacy Curriculum Pilot Opportunity With UChicago!

From our friends at UChicago: The University of Chicago is looking for high school teachers to pilot a comprehensive new financial education curriculum. The curriculum is uniquely designed to develop behaviors that lead to financial well-being. Sign-up to learn more https://goo.gl/NxAwj4 or email financialeducation@uchicago.edu

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