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New National Opinion Poll from the University of Arizona: Two Years after Financial Crisis, High School Students Strongly - FierceFinance

New National Opinion Poll from the University of Arizona: Two Years after Financial Crisis, High School Students Strongly - FierceFinance | Financial education and literacy | Scoop.it
Findings Indicate Vacuum Left by Widespread Financial Illiteracy Filled with Negative Stereotypes ** Media Availability Teleconference Held Today at 2:30 p.m.
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The 8 Elements Project-Based Learning Must Have - Edudemic

The 8 Elements Project-Based Learning Must Have - Edudemic | Financial education and literacy | Scoop.it
If you're contemplating using Project-Based Learning or are already trying out the latest craze to hit the modern classroom, you should know about this checklist.

Via Jon Samuelson, Katherine Page Burdick, Cyndie Sebourn
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"latest craze to hit the modern classroom"?? Good educators have been employing this type of student engagement for decades. Good article nontheless.

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This is the perfect list for P-BL!

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AZ students can earn up to $4,000 college scholarship | KVOA.com | Tucson, Arizona

AZ students can earn up to $4,000 college scholarship | KVOA.com | Tucson, Arizona | Financial education and literacy | Scoop.it
TUCSON- San Miguel High School student Jose Gracia has studied hard for the past four years and he is ready for even more work. 
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Mike Staten, Director and Endowed Professor of the Take Charge America Institute at the University of Arizona explainss the positive impact the newly awarded scholarship program, "Earn to Learn"will have on southern Arizona students and their families. 

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Women 2.0 » Financial Capability Development Competition Proposals Due December 10

Women 2.0 » Financial Capability Development Competition Proposals Due December 10 | Financial education and literacy | Scoop.it
Female founders and women entrepreneurs starting up (RT @women2: Will You Build The Next Great Personal Finance App?
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Treasurer distributes Financial Football game - Businessweek

Treasurer distributes Financial Football game - Businessweek | Financial education and literacy | Scoop.it
Treasurer distributes Financial Football gameBusinessweekNASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Middle and high schools across Tennessee are getting copies of a computer game designed as a fun way to improve financial literacy.
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Student Credit & Debt Statistics | Credit.com

Student Credit & Debt Statistics | Credit.com | Financial education and literacy | Scoop.it
Student Credit & Debt Statistics (RT @TheQuarterRoll: 84% of undergraduates admitted the need for more financial management education.)...
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Money Games: MidFirst Bank's Financial Literacy Event & Concert | Facebook

Facebook is a social utility that connects people with friends and others who work, study and live around them.
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Child's Education, but Parents' Crushing Loans - New York Times

Child's Education, but Parents' Crushing Loans - New York Times | Financial education and literacy | Scoop.it
New York TimesChild's Education, but Parents' Crushing LoansNew York TimesIn the first three months of this year, the number of borrowers of student loans age 60 and older was 2.2 million, a figure that has tripled since 2005.
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Have the 'Good Debt' vs. 'Bad Debt' Rules Changed? - Huffington Post

Have the 'Good Debt' vs. 'Bad Debt' Rules Changed? - Huffington Post | Financial education and literacy | Scoop.it
Have the 'Good Debt' vs. 'Bad Debt' Rules Changed?
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Three ways to celebrate financial literacy month

Three ways to celebrate financial literacy month | Financial education and literacy | Scoop.it
The theme may be made-up but the lessons are real. Bruce Sellery explains how you can build up your financial knowledge.
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Novel Financial Literacy: Needs vs Wants iPhone App available now!

RT @mrJameyByers: Great app to talk financial literacy to students. RT @novelfinlit: Needs vs Wants iPhone App available now!...
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Do You Have Your Eye on a New Car? | Business News

Do You Have Your Eye on a New Car? | Business News | Financial education and literacy | Scoop.it
First of all, think about your financial capability. How much are you earning per month? How much are your living expenses, such as utilities, food, rent (if you are a tenant), transportation costs, and miscellaneous expenses ...
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PwC's Financial Literacy Award

As part of PwC’s Earn Your Future, the firm created the PwC Financial Literacy Award.
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CFPB's Petraeus to offer financial advice to Hawaiian military families - BankCreditNews

CFPB's Petraeus to offer financial advice to Hawaiian military families - BankCreditNews | Financial education and literacy | Scoop.it
BankCreditNewsCFPB's Petraeus to offer financial advice to Hawaiian military familiesBankCreditNews... K.
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Council for Economic Education Introduces K-12 National Standards for Financial Literacy by CEE

Council for Economic Education Introduces K-12 National Standards for Financial Literacy by CEE | Financial education and literacy | Scoop.it
The Council for Economic Education (CEE) is pleased to introduce the National Standards for Financial Literacy, a framework for the body of knowledge and s (RT @Edubeat: Council for Economic Education Introduces K-12 National Standards for Financial...
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A much needed standardization of key personal finance concepts while weaving very practical economic principles into these standards at the same time.

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Arizona Universities Launch Need-Based Scholarship Program | UANews

Arizona Universities Launch Need-Based Scholarship Program | UANews | Financial education and literacy | Scoop.it

Congratulations to Mike Staten (University of Arizona) and Kate Hoffman (Live the Solution) on this great opportunity for southern Arizona students and families!

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Financial Literacy 101: Where to Begin - WSJ.com

Financial Literacy 101: Where to Begin - WSJ.com | Financial education and literacy | Scoop.it
We asked the experts to recommend the best books for an investing novice. Here are five of them, and some online resources.
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Why You Should Still Go to College | TIME.com

Why You Should Still Go to College | TIME.com | Financial education and literacy | Scoop.it
Over the past year or so, the idea of going to college has been under attack.
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Why Banks Need To Support Financial Education | BAI | Banking Strategies | Marketing & Sales | Marketing and Promotion

As millions of Americans try to recover from the recent financial crisis, banks can help by partnering with non-profit groups such as the National Foundation for Credit Counseling.
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FunBrain.com - The Internet's #1 Education Site for K-8 Kids and Teachers - Funbrain.com

FunBrain.com - The Internet's #1 Education Site for K-8 Kids and Teachers - Funbrain.com | Financial education and literacy | Scoop.it
FunBrain is the #1 site for online educational games for kids of all ages.
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Fed Chair Bernanke Leads Star-Studded Ensemble of Financial Leaders at ... - Sacramento Bee

Fed Chair Bernanke Leads Star-Studded Ensemble of Financial Leaders at ... - Sacramento Bee | Financial education and literacy | Scoop.it
Fed Chair Bernanke Leads Star-Studded Ensemble of Financial Leaders at ...Sacramento BeeThese leaders will join government, non-profit and private sectors leaders from around the world to discuss solutions to critical issues relating to the economy...
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Financial Literacy: Kansas State University's Award-Winning ...

Financial Literacy: Kansas State University's Award-Winning ... | Financial education and literacy | Scoop.it
And their Powercat Financial Counseling program was recently noted as a model financial education program in the White House's Financial Capability Higher Education Toolkit. Jodi Kaus, Powercat Financial Counseling's ...
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Participants sought for NH financial literacy forum - New Hampshire Business Review

Participants sought for NH financial literacy forum - New Hampshire Business Review | Financial education and literacy | Scoop.it
Participants sought for NH financial literacy forumNew Hampshire Business ReviewThe NH Jump$tart Coalition - a nonprofit organization that works to improve the financial literacy of New Hampshire young people -- is putting together a statewide...
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The Power of Texting: Creating Credit Scores With Mobile Tech!

The Power of Texting: Creating Credit Scores With Mobile Tech! | Financial education and literacy | Scoop.it
At InVenture, community is at the core of why we do what we do. On the outside, we’re a company providing financial literacy and credit scoring to unbanked entrepreneurs in emerging markets.
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Plan would worsen college-debt crisis - Philadelphia Inquirer

Plan would worsen college-debt crisisPhiladelphia InquirerPresident Obama is correct to be concerned about the student-loan crisis.
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Jump$tart.org | 2012 National Educator Conference

Jump$tart.org | 2012 National Educator Conference | Financial education and literacy | Scoop.it
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