Students & Teachers
Biz Kids: www.bizkids.com
Biz Kids' website describes itself as a fun and exciting way to help students explore the concepts of financial literacy, entrepreneurship, and work-readiness. Site includes a variety of interactive, contemporary educational resources and lesson plans on a variety of financial education topics, including making a financial plan and investing. Co-sponsored by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting and Junior Achievement.
Financial Literacy 2020:
Curriculum and materials developed for high school students. Units include financial markets, making a fiancial and investment plan, and understanding investment fraud. Printable in PDF format; site also has links to investor eduction videos.
Fraud Scene Investigator:
This nsite is an innovative, online interactive game called "Suitable Investments",designed to teach middle and high school students about investing while they detect and stop a million dollar investment fraud scheme. Includes a downloadable Teacher's Resource Guide.
National Council on Economic Education (NCEE):
Nationwide network whose mission is to help students develop real-life financial skills, including being ble to think and choose responsibly as consumers, savers, investors, citizens, members of the workforce and effective participants in the global economy. Extensive curriculum mateials, including Learning, Earning and Investing, a curriculum for students in grades 4-12.
National Endowment for Financial Education's High School Financial Planning Program:
Free, non-commercial financial education program with comprehensive student's guide, instructor's manual, online materials.
June 17, 2013