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#1 Financial Education App for Kids

#1 Financial Education App for Kids | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
Why not set your kids up for a great relationship with money by giving them a fun FREE app to play.
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Free Financial Literacy Curriculum!

Here is the link to order the materials: http://www.practicalmoneyskills.com/resources/free_materials/
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Not sure of availability outside US

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Money Smart Week 2015 - Great free resources to increase your financial literacy!

Money Smart Week 2015 - Great free resources to increase your financial literacy! | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
Money Smart Week is April 18-25, 2015 and the Virgin Islands Next Generation Network (viNGN) wants to remind the community that there are plenty of free online resources to help everyone, young and...
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Free financial kits offered statewide - Grandlakenews

Free financial kits offered statewide - Grandlakenews | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
OKLAHOMA CITY — April is National Financial Capability Month and to celebrate, the Oklahoma Jump$tart Coalition is observing Jump$tart Your Money (JYM) Week, April 19-25.
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The "financial Fitness Kit" was easily downloadable and very useful. 

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4 Comic Books That Will Boost Your Financial Literacy - The Cheat Sheet

4 Comic Books That Will Boost Your Financial Literacy - The Cheat Sheet | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
There are an abundance of tools available that can strengthen your money knowledge. One of them just happens to be comic book characters.
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New Mobile Apps Aim to Make Financial Education Stick

New Mobile Apps Aim to Make Financial Education Stick | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
Mobile game apps are emerging to expose young adults and children to financial concepts and to help solve problems money management apps may be overlooking.
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Intersting. To me though the most valuable part was clicking the link to the Khan Academy Infographics project and videos and the Golf Gamne link.

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I've discovered LifeSkills online

I've discovered LifeSkills online | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
LifeSkills, created with Barclays, helps young people get the skills they need to enter the world of work.
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Includes financial skills; sign up for free

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Social Media in Education Resources and Guides

Social Media in Education Resources and Guides | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
Social Media is an incredible resource for education. Educators can learn, share, connect and more with educators from around the world. They can collaborate and communicate with students, parents, and colleagues.
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So this isn't about financial literacy, but the use if social media is a tool in engaging students in financial literacy - hence its inclusion.  Provides some good referencew to guides, etc.

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Financial Education Games | Phroogal

Financial Education Games | Phroogal | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
Online financial education games that teach you about money and personal finance. Play Financial Football, Financial Soccer, Money Metropolis and more.
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May have already posted some or all before - repeats however do remind!

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New Findings About Kids and Money That Your School Can't Ignore - TIME

New Findings About Kids and Money That Your School Can't Ignore - TIME | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
For the first time, researchers have directly tied personal finance instruction in high school to better adult behavior. This could change everything.
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Improving your Finances, Gangnam Style (and 4 Other Pop Songs Teaching You About Money) | The Smile Lifestyle - Phroogal Blog

Improving your Finances, Gangnam Style (and 4 Other Pop Songs Teaching You About Money) | The Smile Lifestyle - Phroogal Blog | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
5 songs you've listened to but didn't know you were also learning about money matters and improving finances.
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Now that's something different!

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(Mostly) Free Games to Teach Kids about Money - Motley Fool

(Mostly) Free Games to Teach Kids about Money - Motley Fool | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
These fun ideas for tots through teens don't cost a lot and reward your kids with better money skills. - Casey Kelly-Barton - Consumer Goods
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A Great Quote about Education

A Great Quote about Education | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
I found this online and I loved it and think all students should see this and understand what it means.
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'Focused, consistent' financial education program needed in schools, expert says

'Focused, consistent' financial education program needed in schools, expert says | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
Educators across Canada are increasingly seeing the value of teaching kids the basics of money management at a young age, but some experts warn the patchwork of programs being offered in schools can only go so far in helping students avoid major...
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Interesting - some parallels to Australia

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Cards Cars and Currency Curriculum Unit

Cards Cars and Currency Curriculum Unit | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
Cards, Cars and Currency is a curriculum unit that teaches students about three areas of personal finance: credit cards, debit cards and purchasing a car.
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Featured Partner | TIME For Kids

Featured Partner | TIME For Kids | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
Check out these cool (and FREE) financial literacy resources for kids from TIME for Kids magazine! http://t.co/CoU46yxOIO
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Several!

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Kids' Responsibility & Money Management Printables Pack

Kids' Responsibility & Money Management Printables Pack | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
What an awesome resource for teaching kids about family responsibility, earning money, saving, spending and even giving!
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Visit the site.  This lit sells at around $8US

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Could free online courses improve financial literacy? - The Guardian

Could free online courses improve financial literacy? - The Guardian | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
PwC is offering free online courses that might help students and teachers learn more about how money works
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The article mentions a range of good resources for both primary and secondary

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Financial Education and Personal Finance FAQs | Phroogal

Financial Education and Personal Finance FAQs | Phroogal | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
Financial education through FAQs, questions and answers. Increase your understanding of money and personal finance with simple bite sized answers.
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Straight-forward Q & A on a range of financial terms

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'Financial education needs to be taken seriously'

'Financial education needs to be taken seriously' | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
We cannot allow something as important as financial literacy to be watered down and passed off as an issue fixed by a paragraph in the curriculum, says Kate Crowhurst
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Ultimate Resources for Teaching Kids About Money

 and some sites useful across counties.Raising financially savvy children involves teaching them a variety of aspects from budgeting to planning, earning and saving.

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US sites but a coimpprehensive list

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Teaching kids about money | MoneySmart by ASIC

Teaching kids about money | MoneySmart by ASIC | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
Tips to teach kids to be smart about how they earn, spend and save their money.
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I've drawn attention to his website before, but here's the latest. Lots of new things.

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Teaching your 11-14 year-old about money

Teaching your 11-14 year-old about money | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
Our final feature in this series looks at children aged 11-14.
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What Minecraft is teaching your kids about money

What Minecraft is teaching your kids about money | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
Always keen to see kids learning about life in a constructive way ;) #pun #kidsmoney #dads4life http://t.co/4VHN3AqgFR
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Good article

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Financial literacy an important skill - Williams Lake Tribune

Financial literacy an important skill - Williams Lake Tribune | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
With roughly two thirds of adults in Canada living from pay cheque to pay cheque, financial literacy training is in demand.
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A cry for help: A push for financial literacy in K-12 education ...

A cry for help: A push for financial literacy in K-12 education ... | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
“Many young Americans lack the basic skills to manage money,” said Annamaria Lusardi, academic director of the Global Financial Literacy Excellence Center at George Washington University. The GFLEC designed the financial literacy section of the PISA.
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