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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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Pisa 2012 Financial Literacy

This sixth volume of PISA 2012 results examines 15-year-old students’ performance in financial literacy in the 18 countries and economies that participated in this optional assessment.

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Peter Martin: How's your financial literacy? Young Australians aren't ...

Peter Martin: How's your financial literacy? Young Australians aren't ... | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
The OECD says the number of books and cultural possessions in a students home is the most important socioeconomic predictor of financial literacy. As is banking. Eight out of ten Australian 15 year olds hold a bank account, ...
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Great article; also provides sample questions and results and explanations.,

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Avoiding scams - Consumer Affairs Victoria

Avoiding scams - Consumer Affairs Victoria | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
Explains what scams are, and how to protect yourself and others from scams. (Today @3AWNeilMitchell warned of an abusive email #scam stealing financial information.
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Financial Literacy of 15-year-olds: Results from PISA 2012

PISA is an international assessment that measures 15-year-old students' reading, mathematics, and science literacy and, in 2012, general problem solving and financial literacy. PISA is coordinated by the Organization for ...
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Brushing up on your financial skills - The Age

Brushing up on your financial skills - The Age | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
The Age Brushing up on your financial skills The Age ANZ's 2011 survey on Adult Financial Literacy in Australia found that a third of people had trouble understanding superannuation statements and just one in four reviewed their insurance cover...
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Adults were once students at school!

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Teaching your kids about money | MoneySmart by ASIC

Teaching your 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. (It's never too early to start teaching your kids about money.
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Lots of resources here (for all ages)!

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Measure Your Financial Literacy with This Basic Test - Lifehacker

Measure Your Financial Literacy with This Basic Test - Lifehacker | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
Measure Your Financial Literacy with This Basic Test
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Saving for the future is important, but you need to understand some financial basics to make sure you're not throwing your money away.
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US terminology but the concepts  are universal.  Fascinating to see the poor averages

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GLOBALLY, 1 IN 4 CONSUMERS VICTIMISED BY CARD FRAUD

GLOBALLY, 1 IN 4 CONSUMERS VICTIMISED BY CARD FRAUD | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
U.A.E.tops list of countries with highest rate of fraud overall, followed closely by China, India and the U.S., in latest ACI Worldwide Global Consumer Fraud Survey A global fraud study of more than 6,100 consumers across 20 countries revealed that...
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MoneySmart Week – Simple steps to help yourself

MoneySmart Week – Simple steps to help yourself | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
MoneySmart Week is a not-for-profit initiative promoting the importance of financial literacy.
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Teaching Kids About Money: 15 Resources For Financial ...

Teaching Kids About Money: 15 Resources For Financial ... | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it

Any choice involving money is the perfect teaching moment. Sometimes that means a thoughtful conversation about the value of things, other times it's making something that would feel like a chore into an educational game.

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About parents educating their children but several useful references to educational  resources of use in schools

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Free Teacher Resources & Financial Literacy Lesson Plans | My Money Coach

Free Teacher Resources & Financial Literacy Lesson Plans | My Money Coach | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
You don't need to be a financial literacy expert to add money topics into your lesson plans. If you teach grades 4 to 7 or middle school in Canada, these teacher resources are fun & easy to use!
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New financial education toolbox rolled out to schools - Scoop.co.nz (press release)

New financial education toolbox rolled out to schools - Scoop.co.nz (press release) | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
MSN NZ News New financial education toolbox rolled out to schools Scoop.co.nz (press release) The FCP toolkit (Financial Capability Progressions toolkit) has been launched to all schools after the Ministry of Education and the Commission identified...
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Lessons: Grades 3 – 6

Lessons: Grades 3 – 6 | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
Practical Money Skills provides financial literacy resources for educators including free lesson plans, educator profiles, economic topics and more.

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Australian students score well in PISA financial literacy test but more to be ... - Professional Planner

Australian students score well in PISA financial literacy test but more to be ... - Professional Planner | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
Australian students score well in PISA financial literacy test but more to be ...
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ASIC comments about PISA results

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Education resources

Work in financial education? We have lots of free resources http://t.co/oSx25O4nEL #FSFL2014
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For the UK but lots of  links and resources across a range of financial topics.  Worth a check out!

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Why Do Chinese Students Know More About Money Than Americans Do? - The Atlantic

Why Do Chinese Students Know More About Money Than Americans Do? - The Atlantic | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
Why Do Chinese Students Know More About Money Than Americans Do?
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Twenty-seven states have legislation pending related to financial literacy education.
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China better than US; Australia fares well.

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7 Board Games That Help Kids Understand Money

7 Board Games That Help Kids Understand Money | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
This game's financial lessons include teaching players how to take charge of their personal finances, understand cash flow and learn about the importance of investing. Cashflow 101 delves into some of finance's more ...
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Florida First in Nation to Adopt Council for Economic Education's K-12 ... - PR Web (press release)

Florida First in Nation to Adopt Council for Economic Education's K-12 ... - PR Web (press release) | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
Florida First in Nation to Adopt Council for Economic Education's K-12 ...
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Who Are You Making Rich? - Get financial education tips from Kim ...

Who Are You Making Rich? - Get financial education tips from Kim ... | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
The lessons are learned with less risk. That's why I created CASHFLOW, a game that teaches the basics of financial literacy, accounting, and investing. Play for FREE online. Today, I encourage you to start learning by doing.
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The school of the future, where children rent chairs to their classmates and code websites for their friends

The school of the future, where children rent chairs to their classmates and code websites for their friends | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
NINE-year-old Kade has coded an online game teaching kids about assets and liabilities.
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Online Resources for Financial Education 01-14

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Improving Financial Literacy for Kids with Games

Improving Financial Literacy for Kids with Games | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
These 10 games and interactive lessons will help your kids and teens learn about money and improve critical skills in financial literacy, a topic most school do not emphasize in the classroom.
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Capitalise on Financial Education - as a subject?

Capitalise on Financial Education - as a subject? | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
How essential is it for students to understand and practice simple concepts of personal finance? These core subjects must make up for a student's financial (Capitalise on Financial Education - as a subject?
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Lessons on Financial Responsibility by Middle Schoolers - Leah Woodly

Lessons on Financial Responsibility by Middle Schoolers - Leah Woodly | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
Learn the 3 lessons I learned by teaching middle schoolers about financial responsibility.
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Lessons: Grades 9 – 12

Lessons: Grades 9 – 12 | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
Practical Money Skills provides financial literacy resources for educators including free lesson plans, educator profiles, economic topics and more.

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