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NextGenPF: Financial Literacy Month PLC

From our friends at NextGenPF: Financial Literacy Month is the perfect time to join an NGPF Professional Learning Community. Need a ringing endorsement? “I have really enjoyed participating in the PLC sessions! I love to have multiple perspectives on how I teach and the lessons I have in my class. The collaboration with other Personal …

Plan ahead for Financial Literacy Month!

The Council for Economic Education has put together a fantastic month’s worth of great resources for Financial Literacy Month! Plan ahead to fit in as much as you can. link to calendar  

Webinar Series from the Council for Economic Education

The following webinars are available from the Council for Economic Education: Entrepreneurship Economics: Entrepreneurial Opportunities (February 28, 2017) The Classroom Mini-Economy: How Do I Get Started with the Classroom Mini-Economy? (March 8, 2017) Economics, U.S. History, and the C3 Framework: Why Did the Colonists Fight When They Were Safe, Prosperous and Free? (March 15, 2017)

NextGenPF Summer Institute Applications Are Now Open!

From our friends at NextGenPF . . . NGPF SUMMER INSTITUTE 2017 – APPLICATIONS ARE NOW OPEN! Looking for great PD opportunities this summer? NGPF’s Summer Institute may be what you are looking for! NGPF is excited to announce that applications for our Summer Institute 2017 are now open! Due to the number of high quality applicants we …

MassSaves: Statewide Summit on Financial Capability

The annual Summit brings together interested organizations and individuals from all over Massachusetts and different sectors to participate in conversations, presentations and planning collaboration around Financial Education. This year’s MassSaves summit will focus on building and safeguarding your financial future. Register early and reserve your spot today! When: Friday, April 28, 2017 @ 9am Where: …

Federal Reserve Bank: Strong Foundations Conference

March 23–24, 2017, in Washington, D.C. How does promoting child development and education strengthen communities and the economy? What role can the Federal Reserve play in enhancing understanding of the social and economic factors that help kids succeed? Hear Fed leaders’ insights on these questions and more at the Tenth Biennial Federal Reserve System Community …

From NextGenPF: Midwinter PLC Opportunity

From NextGenPF: To join, visit the PLC page.

ESSA Community Forums

The Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education will be holding two more ESSA (Every Student Succeeds Act) Community Forums regarding ESSA in Massachusetts.  Part of the discussion relates to what a “well-rounded” student needs. This is your chance to communicate the need for financial literacy education in Massachusetts! If you are not able to attend one …

Needed – Credit For Life Fair Speakers

Todd Ostrowski and Ludlow High School are looking for speakers for their Credit For Life Fair being held on November 22nd. This is the second year that Ludlow has provided this valuable learning experience for their students. Please contact the Ludlow Credit for Life Fair direct at this email address: lhs_creditforlife@ludlowps.org

Webinar: “Managing Credit”

Credit reports, credit scores, debt management — not exactly thrilling topics for teenagers. BUT, as always, NGPF has some outstanding activities and case studies to share that we think will engage your students in meaningful, real-world work. Once they see how delinquent payments can ruin their FICO score and increase interest rates on that new …

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