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Should High Schools Require Money Management Classes?

Should High Schools Require Money Management Classes? | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
It’s common knowledge that kids today aren’t learning the same things that we learned when we were younger. Cursive, for instance… forty-six states have implemented Common Core Standards on at least some level, which eliminates mandatory teaching of cursive in the elementary school curriculum. While children are instead learning how to type and use iPads …
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How teachers can use MoneySmart | ASIC's MoneySmart

How teachers can use MoneySmart | ASIC's MoneySmart | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
Want to learn how to teach consumer and financial literacy at school with the MoneySmart Teaching program? Visit ASIC's MoneySmart website.
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Comics

Comics | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
Visa and Marvel Custom Solutions have teamed up to release two exciting educational comic books to teach young people about personal finance.
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Click on "learn more" for digital version, teacher's guide and resources
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OFSHEEA - NEW 2017 Financial Literacy Resources

The Ontario Family Studies Home Economics Educators’ Association is a non-profit organization dedicated to supporting and providing resources for Ontario educators in the fields of Family Studies and Home Economics.
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The last resource set was my favorite...budgeting, credit and credit cards.
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MyBnk - Financial Education Free Resources

MyBnk - Financial Education Free Resources | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
Financial education free resources and enterprise activities from our award winning programmes covering topics such as saving and budgeting, jargon busting and enterprise and videos like Caleb’s spending challenge.
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Money Mapping - Financial Education Month - April 2017

Money Mapping - What is Money Mapping? Money mapping is a newer term for budgeting. It allows for greater flexibility. The same components are part of mone
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Start Young with Your Financial Education

It takes a long time and a lot of practice to learn the rules of money. It is no different to learning how to play a game or to read and write. Don't giv
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Teach Kids About Money - Tips and Training by the NFEC

Teach Kids About Money - Tips and Training by the NFEC | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
The National Financial Educators Council provides resources to those that seek to teach kids about money -parent tips, educator certification and material.
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Free and cheap financial education resources - Money School

There's a wealth of information (no pun intended!) to help you become financially literate available - here's our favourite free and cheap resources
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Redstone FCU Resources

Discover our financial education partner BALANCE. They offer free #financialeducation to our members. Info here: https://t.co/bYcVpiyWg1
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Education World: Australian Bank Combines Virtual Reality and Financial Literacy Education to Teach Students Money Management Skills

Education World: Australian Bank Combines Virtual Reality and Financial Literacy Education to Teach Students Money Management Skills | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
Can one Australian bank's plans to combine virtual reality and financial literacy education be the boost the hard-to-teach subject needs?
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Government tries to dodge effective financial education in schools? ~ Ripped-off Britons

Government tries to dodge effective financial education in schools? ~ Ripped-off Britons | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
UK Govt dodges financial education in schools by hiding it in Citizenship, only 11,000 in UK took the GCSE: https://t.co/sZeU2sxTGE
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10 Ways to Make Financial Education Fun & Effective | GoodNews4Youonline

10 Ways to Make Financial Education Fun & Effective | GoodNews4Youonline | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
Money. No matter how you look at it, on some level, you need it.You need it for shelter. You need it for food. And you need it for a zillion othe
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Money Race: The Money Game that Improves your Finances

Money Race: The Money Game that Improves your Finances | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
Money game that improves your finances. Financial education, investments, and training for everyone. Build wealth and get financial freedom. Learn how to invest, get passive income streams and make your money work for you.
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What is a Savings Account?

MoneyAndStuff.info explains to kids what a Savings Account is, why saving money is a good idea, and the benefits of a savings Account at a bank or credi
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Should High Schools Require Money Management Classes?

Should High Schools Require Money Management Classes? | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
It’s common knowledge that kids today aren’t learning the same things that we learned when we were younger. Cursive, for instance… forty-six states have implemented Common Core Standards on at least some level, which eliminates mandatory teaching of cursive in the elementary school curriculum. While children are instead learning how to type and use iPads …
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ATMs Don’t Give Out Free Cash: 5 Things Your 5-Year-Old Should Know About Money

ATMs Don’t Give Out Free Cash: 5 Things Your 5-Year-Old Should Know About Money | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
Teaching kids about money doesn’t have to be a struggle. Start early and keep it simple, and you’ll raise future Penny Hoarders before you know it!
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The Best Websites to Teach Your Kids about Money - Fancy Shanty®

The Best Websites to Teach Your Kids about Money - Fancy Shanty® | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
We're sharing with you the best websites to teach your kids about money to help your kids learn the important money lessons every child needs to learn.
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Assets vs Liabilities

A financial education starts with learning the theory of money. The theory starts to becomes real when we start seeing these financial concepts and word
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Do you REALLY have what it takes to Start a Business? Entrepreneurship HONESTY

Many people want to talk about starting a business, however very few really have what it takes to start a business. Entrepreneurship honesty is exactly wha
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Teaching about money in a cashless society | James Bergin | TEDxAuckland

Money makes the world go around (maybe!) but many children today have never seen cash... instead watching as their parents pay for things electronically an
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Financial Literacy: Free Personal Finance Education Materials

Financial Literacy: Free Personal Finance Education Materials | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
Free Personal Finance Materials For At Home, In The Classroom, And Community Workshops. Learn How To Budget, Save, Pay Down Debt And Set Financial Goals.
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The Centsables

The Centsables | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
When it comes to teaching kids about money, you can trust The Centsables to lead the way! They’re superheroes on a mission to give kids everywhere superpowers of their own: the power to make smart money choices.
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New bank report says the time for financial literacy education should be as early as kindergarten

New bank report says the time for financial literacy education should be as early as kindergarten | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
A new report says the need for financial literacy has never been higher because of record low interest rates and household debt growing faster than income
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15 Must Have Financial Education Lessons to Gain True Financial Literacy

15 Must Have Financial Education Lessons to Gain True Financial Literacy | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
If you've been around Rich Dad for any amount of time, you've heard the term financial education batted around pretty regularly. But what do we mean when we say financial education?
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NACCHO #NAIDOC2016 : ASIC launches education campaign to help Indigenous Australians avoid serious financial problems.

NACCHO #NAIDOC2016 : ASIC launches education campaign to help Indigenous Australians avoid serious financial problems. | Financial and consumer literacy | Scoop.it
" The release of these animations is part of a larger education campaign to help Indigenous Australians avoid serious financial problems.
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