NGPF's Favorite Resources for FinLitMonth!

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Apr 03, 2021
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 April is Financial Literacy Month! To celebrate, we gathered the NGPF Team's favorite resources into a calendar. Each day, come back to the calendar and check out our suggested resource. 

MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY
      1

 

ANALYZE: The Influence of Social Media

Yanely's Favorite

 

2

 

NGPF On-Demand: The History of Racism in Finance

Tori's Favorite
5

 

ANALYZE: A HS Resume and Coverletter

Sonia's Favorite
6

 

PLAY: Roll with the Market

Tim's Favorite
7

 

PROJECT: Budgeting with Roommates

Mason's Favorite
8

 

INTERACTIVE: Living Paycheck to Paycheck

Ren's Favorite

 

9

 

FinCapFriday: Banned from Banks

Jessica's Favorite
12

 

MOVE: Organize Budget Expenses

Christian's Favorite
13

 

MATH: Compound Interest Pitfalls

Abby's Favorite
14

 

1. ARCADE: Stax
2. Accompanying INTERACTIVE

Rita's Favorite
15

 

Documentary: The Most Important Class You Never Had

Amanda's Favorite 

Sign up: Watch Party!
16

 

FinCapFriday: Friending, Then Spending

Eugenie's Favorite
19

 

INTERACTIVE: FICO Credit Scores

Brian's Favorite
20

 

CALCULATE: Impact of Credit Score on Loans

Sonia's Favorite
21

 

ANALYZE: College and Career Choices

Christine's Favorite

 

22

 

Podcast: Relationship between Money and Emotional Well-being

Ren's Favorite
23

 

Day before NGPF Conference!
Last chance to sign up here

26

 

1. ARCADE: Uber Game
2. Accompanying INTERACTIVE
Ellie's Favorite
27

 

MOVE: Organize A Stock Market Index

Ryan's Favorite
28

 

INTERACTIVE: What's the S&P 500?

Amanda's Favorite
29

 

COMPARE: Choosing Between Job Offers

Kathryn's Favorite
30

 

FinCap Friday: Strong Shoe Game

Christian's Favorite

 

About the Author

Ren Makino

Ren has been working part-time at NGPF since 2014, interning through high school and college. With his knowledge growing alongside NGPF, after graduating from college in 2020, he joined the team to work full time with a focus on teacher onboarding. He is also the editor of the NGPF podcast and makes sure it is accessible to teachers on iTunes, Stitcher, and Google Play Music. During his free time, he likes to try out coffees from different roasters across the world and try out new brewing methods, even though personal finance gurus tend to caution against buying a cup of joe.