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Invest time in gaining the skills and knowledge to help students make informed, effective financial decisions.
Explore resources and downloads for educators seeking to help students learn financial concepts, practice money management, and build strong financial decision-making and economic-reasoning skills.
Students who learn financial literacy skills gain a wealth of knowledge that will yield returns well into their future.
Educators from Ariel Community Academy, in Chicago, have provided lesson plans and web resources to help you get started.
In his third and final blog, Ohio's 2011 Milken National Educator Award winner, Brian Page, provides a list of financial literacy resources for high school students.
Ohio's 2011 Milken National Educator Award, Brian Page, shares resources for weaving financial literacy into middle school coursework.
Ohio's 2011 Milken National Educator Award, Brian Page, explains the importance of financial literacy for elementary students.
Blogger Suzie Boss describes how entrepreneurship education engages students in critical thinking and deepens their financial literacy.
High school student Lily Boyar describes her school's experimental program for developing life skills and financial literacy.
As financial literacy expands beyond balancing a checkbook to include entrepreneurship and investing, schools must begin to define and teach this critical life skill.
Through the Piggy-Bank Friday program, K-5 students at Walter Bracken STEAM Academy have saved over $30,000 in one year.
Whether or not students see their families struggling, a personal finance class teaches them how accountability, spending wisely, and saving can help them live within their means.
Teach elementary students about banking by generating excitement in the project, building it into the curriculum, partnering with parents and community, and careful planning.
Education coach Tanya Knight walks us through the process of applying for college financial aid.
Brian Page, a high school personal finance and AP economics teacher, presents a lesson on financial capability as applied to and aided by mobile apps.
The business of educating entrepreneurs.