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Cambridge 'to help with maths'

Cambridge 'to help with maths' | Financial Education for Kids | Scoop.it
Cambridge University has been given nearly £3m funding for a scheme the government says will pave the way for a more rigorous maths A-level in England.
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Kids should learn dangers of debt - Lowell Sun Online

Advice to parents: Teach your kids about the value of a dollar. We are setting up our children for financial failure if they dont learn at an early age how to save money.
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Our Financial Friends | Financial Literacy for Children

Our Financial Friends | Financial Literacy for Children | Financial Education for Kids | Scoop.it

Mark Hoban MP, Financial Secretary to the Treasury
“The Government fully supports efforts to improve consumers’ financial capability and I welcome initiatives which aim to develop good financial habits and the financial life skills needed to encourage people to save. I was very interested to read about your website and the resources it provides.”

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Financial Fables | Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City

As part of the nation's central bank, we promote economic growth and financial stability in our region and nation.
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Enjoy reading

Enjoy reading | Financial Education for Kids | Scoop.it

As parents, we all want the best for our children. We’re probably all aware that it’s important to make sure they are confident, fluent readers who enjoy reading, but often it’s hard to know where to start. Should you read to your baby? What can you do to help get your children familiar with words and reading before school? And how do you help them progress at school when the teaching is different nowadays?

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Children must be allowed conkers – Telegraph Blogs

Children must be allowed conkers – Telegraph Blogs | Financial Education for Kids | Scoop.it
I’m writing this in a café. In front of me and a little to the right sit two mums of around my age, each with a small child. The mums are sitting side-by-side; so too are the children.
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48 Ultra-Cool Summer Sites for Kids and Teachers

48 Ultra-Cool Summer Sites for Kids and Teachers | Financial Education for Kids | Scoop.it

Keith Ferrell (@k_ferrell on Twitter) is an educational technology coach at Singapore American School.

 

A good majority of northern hemisphere and international schools are winding down the 2011-12 school year, and doors will be closing as the students and teachers take off on their summer adventures. Here is a list of great sites for kids and teachers to keep you happily productive and learning this summer.

 

These are in no way in any order of personal preference or coolness.

Happy summer!

 

 

Read more:

http://www.edutopia.org/blog/48-summer-websites-kids-teachers-keith-ferrell

 


Via Gust MEES, Gianfranco D'Aversa
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Money management for the grade-school set

Money management for the grade-school set | Financial Education for Kids | Scoop.it
More websites are competing to become your child's virtual piggy bank.
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Educational Technology Guy: How to Get Students to Pay Attention ...

Educational Technology Guy: How to Get Students to Pay Attention ... | Financial Education for Kids | Scoop.it

Educational Technology Guy. Free resources for teachers, educational ideas and tips, educational topics, Personal Learning Networks, Project Based Learning, Google, Evernote, Discovery Education and more.


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Why play is good for children

Why play is good for children | Financial Education for Kids | Scoop.it
Who would have known that something as simple as a space for children to play could provide such quantifiable health benefits, promote relationships within a community, and improve the economic value of a town...
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How Children Succeed | Paul Tough

How Children Succeed | Paul Tough | Financial Education for Kids | Scoop.it

How Children Succeed
Grit, Curiosity, and the Hidden Power of Character
Why do some children succeed while others fail?

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Deposit your Savings | Children's Savings

Deposit your Savings | Children's Savings | Financial Education for Kids | Scoop.it
Tasks inspiring kids to save. Activities for children teaching financial literacy and important life skills with Goldstar Savings Bank app.
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Helping kids launch into life | Star Werribee, Hoppers Crossing, Point Cook | Star News Group

Helping kids launch into life | Star Werribee, Hoppers Crossing, Point Cook | Star News Group | Financial Education for Kids | Scoop.it
WYNDHAM'S children are being encouraged to get moving as a Hoppers Crossing gymnastics business has gained special accreditation.
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Popular Kids in High School Earn More Later in Life

Popular Kids in High School Earn More Later in Life | Financial Education for Kids | Scoop.it
Those in the top fifth of the high school popularity pyramid garnered a 10% wage premium nearly 40 years after graduation, compared to those in the bottom fifth.
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The Modesto Bee | Kids and Money: Children's books that teach money lessons

The Modesto Bee | Kids and Money: Children's books that teach money lessons | Financial Education for Kids | Scoop.it
More so than most college educators, Lynne Stover knows how children's literature can be put to use teaching valuable lessons about money and economics.
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Budget for Halloween | Children's Savings

Budget for Halloween | Children's Savings | Financial Education for Kids | Scoop.it

Set a budget with your kids to cover Halloween spending, discuss with your kids what they would like to buy for Halloween and make a list, don’t forget to include a pumpkin!

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Kids learn science, life skills in Tech Wizards club

Kids learn science, life skills in Tech Wizards club | Financial Education for Kids | Scoop.it
Wizards aren’t just the stuff of storybooks. There are nearly 50 of them at Northeast Tacoma Elementary School — but there are no wands involved.The students are part of the Tech Wizards club, a 4-H sponsored program currently serving Washington ...
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Kiboomu Kids Songs | Teaching Shapes: The Shape Song and Halloween Activity

Kiboomu Kids Songs | Teaching Shapes: The Shape Song and Halloween Activity | Financial Education for Kids | Scoop.it
Shape song and Shape lyrics.Color by Shape Halloween worksheets, coloring pages and Halloween songs for kids at www.kiboomukidssongs.com...
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Call for index-linking as Jisas could outstrip pension savings | Money Observer

Call for index-linking as Jisas could outstrip pension savings | Money Observer | Financial Education for Kids | Scoop.it
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7 Steps To Start Teaching Your Kids About Money Now - Forbes

7 Steps To Start Teaching Your Kids About Money Now - Forbes | Financial Education for Kids | Scoop.it
As parents, we're the first line of defense when it comes to imparting positive messages about money. But most of us shy away from it. Why?
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JAMES CONEY: Refusing all children a Junior Isa is an expensive mistake but the government don't seem to care

JAMES CONEY: Refusing all children a Junior Isa is an expensive mistake but the government don't seem to care | Financial Education for Kids | Scoop.it
A savings disaster is looming for 6.3 million junior savers with child trust funds. Every day children are barred from moving their money into a Junior Isa, they get poorer.
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Children eager to earn money at home - Savings News | We Know Money

Many children are already earning money by helping out with household chores, with the majority of them wanting to learn more about savings accounts.
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Striking Calgary mom Jessica Stilwell tries to teach her untidy children a lesson

Striking Calgary mom Jessica Stilwell tries to teach her untidy children a lesson | Financial Education for Kids | Scoop.it
After a long day at work, Jessica Stilwell sat down amid the clutter left by her three daughters and decided enough was enough.
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Let's Take Life-Skills Learning Seriously

Let's Take Life-Skills Learning Seriously | Financial Education for Kids | Scoop.it
By rallying around the importance of teaching life skills to our youth we can all say we're for kids. But we're all just kidding ourselves yet again if we end up putting key intellectual qualities in a "soft skills" education bucket.
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Local book club review: Therapists by Day, 'Teach Your Children Well' by Madeline Levine | recordonline.com

Local book club review: Therapists by Day, 'Teach Your Children Well' by Madeline Levine | recordonline.com | Financial Education for Kids | Scoop.it
"Teach Your Children Well" by Madeline Levine (HarperCollins, hardcover, 2012)...
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