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Mission 2030 Guest Post: Kristen Casto Made a Critical Decision to Change Previous Graduation Requirements

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Oct 19, 2021
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Advocacy
The following post is one in a series of inspiring stories from NGPF's Gold Standard Challenge Grant Program which incentivizes high schools and districts to commit to ALL students taking personal finance courses before graduation. Learn more, and apply for your $2,500 to $30,000 Gold Standard Challenge Grant before the August 31, 2022 deadline here. About Today's Guest Author Kristen Casto is an educator at Orchard Park High School in Orchard Park, New York. Their school is...

Mission 2030 Guest Post: Debra Serafin Ensures Students Get the Best Personal Finance Education

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Oct 12, 2021
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Advocacy
The following post is one in a series of inspiring stories from NGPF's Gold Standard Challenge Grant Program which incentivizes high schools and districts to commit to ALL students taking personal finance courses before graduation. Learn more, and apply for your $2,500 to $30,000 Gold Standard Challenge Grant before the August 31, 2022 deadline here. About Today's Guest Author Debra Serafin is an educator at Mater Dei Prep High School in Middletown, New Jersey. Their school...

Mission 2030 Guest Post: Kimberly LaDuke Reinstates a Personal Finance Graduation Requirement

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Oct 05, 2021
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Advocacy
The following post is one in a series of inspiring stories from NGPF's Gold Standard Challenge Grant Program which incentivizes high schools and districts to commit to ALL students taking personal finance courses before graduation. Learn more, and apply for your $2,500 to $30,000 Gold Standard Challenge Grant before the August 31, 2022 deadline here. About Today's Guest Author Kimberly LaDuke is an educator at Ellington High School in Ellington, Connecticut. Their school is...

Mission 2030 Guest Post: Stephanie Ziegmont Turned a Half-Credit Personal Finance Class into a Full-Credit Graduation Requirement

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Sep 28, 2021
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Advocacy
The following post is one in a series of inspiring stories from NGPF's Gold Standard Challenge Grant Program which incentivizes high schools and districts to commit to ALL students taking personal finance courses before graduation. Learn more, and apply for your $2,500 to $30,000 Gold Standard Challenge Grant before the August 31, 2022 deadline here. About Today's Guest Author Stephanie Ziegmont is an educator at Southern Columbia High School in Catawissa, Pennsylvania. Their...

Mission 2030 Guest Post: Michelle Bruna Advocated for a Personal Finance Requirement for 10 Years and Now Her Persistence Has Paid Off

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Sep 21, 2021
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Advocacy
The following post is one in a series of inspiring stories from NGPF's Gold Standard Challenge Grant Program which incentivizes high schools and districts to commit to ALL students taking personal finance courses before graduation. Learn more, and apply for your $2,500 to $30,000 Gold Standard Challenge Grant before the August 31, 2022 deadline here. About Today's Guest Author Michelle Bruna is an educator at Washington County High School in Washington, Kansas. Their school...

Mission 2030 Guest Post: Tammy Vrzak's Students Advocated for Personal Finance to be Taught

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Sep 14, 2021
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Advocacy
The following post is one in a series of inspiring stories from NGPF's Gold Standard Challenge Grant Program which incentivizes high schools and districts to commit to ALL students taking personal finance courses before graduation. Learn more, and apply for your $2,500 to $30,000 Gold Standard Challenge Grant before the August 31, 2022 deadline here. About Today's Guest Author Tammy Vrzak is an educator at Turkey Valley School in Jackson Junction, Iowa. Their school is the...

Mission 2030 Guest Post: William Joy's Requirement for 10th Graders is a Tribute to an Educational Pioneer

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Sep 09, 2021
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Advocacy
The following post is one in a series of inspiring stories from NGPF's Gold Standard Challenge Grant Program which incentivizes high schools and districts to commit to ALL students taking personal finance courses before graduation. Learn more, and apply for your $2,500 to $30,000 Gold Standard Challenge Grant before the August 31, 2022 deadline here. About Today's Guest Author William Joy is an educator at Lucy Beckham High School in Mt. Pleasant, South Carolina. Their school...

Mission 2030 Guest Post: Melissa Johnson Turned 9 Weeks of Personal Finance into a Graduation Requirement

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Sep 07, 2021
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Advocacy
The following post is one in a series of inspiring stories from NGPF's Gold Standard Challenge Grant Program which incentivizes high schools and districts to commit to ALL students taking personal finance courses before graduation. Learn more, and apply for your $2,500 to $30,000 Gold Standard Challenge Grant before the August 31, 2022 deadline here. About Today's Guest Author Melissa Johnson is an educator at Willow River Area School in Willow River, Minnesota. Their school...

Mission 2030 Guest Post: Catherine Nason Attended a NGPF Conference and Came Back Ready to Change the Curriculum

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Sep 02, 2021
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Advocacy
The following post is one in a series of inspiring stories from NGPF's Gold Standard Challenge Grant Program which incentivizes high schools and districts to commit to ALL students taking personal finance courses before graduation. Learn more, and apply for your $2,500 to $30,000 Gold Standard Challenge Grant before the August 31, 2022 deadline here. About Today's Guest Author Catherine Nason is a business teacher at Ellicottville High School in Ellicottville, New York. Their...

Mission 2030 Guest Post: Christie Woods Met No Opposition When Suggesting a Personal Finance Requirement

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Aug 31, 2021
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Advocacy
The following post is one in a series of inspiring stories from NGPF's Gold Standard Challenge Grant Program which incentivizes high schools and districts to commit to ALL students taking personal finance courses before graduation. Learn more, and apply for your $2,500 to $30,000 Gold Standard Challenge Grant before the August 31, 2022 deadline here. About Today's Guest Author Christie Woods is an educator at Horton High School in Horton, Kansas. Their school is the 50th...

Mission 2030 Guest Post: Leslie Stewart took a PD Course and Came Back Ready to Teach Personal Finance

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Aug 26, 2021
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Advocacy
The following post is one in a series of inspiring stories from NGPF's Gold Standard Challenge Grant Program which incentivizes high schools and districts to commit to ALL students taking personal finance courses before graduation. Learn more, and apply for your $2,500 to $30,000 Gold Standard Challenge Grant before the August 31, 2022 deadline here. About Today's Guest Author Leslie Stewart is a math teacher at Springfield High School in Springfield, Colorado. Their school...

Mission 2030 Guest Post: Sharon Steinke Saw Gaps in Financial Literacy and Knew Things Needed to Change

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Aug 24, 2021
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Advocacy
The following post is one in a series of inspiring stories from NGPF's Gold Standard Challenge Grant Program which incentivizes high schools and districts to commit to ALL students taking personal finance courses before graduation. Learn more, and apply for your $2,500 to $30,000 Gold Standard Challenge Grant before the August 31, 2022 deadline here. About Today's Guest Author Sharon Steinke is an educator at Osseo-Fairchild High School in Osseo, Wisconsin. Their school is...

Mission 2030 Guest Post: Sabrina Benjamin Teaches Students How Financial Decisions Impact Their Future

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Aug 19, 2021
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Advocacy
The following post is one in a series of inspiring stories from NGPF's Gold Standard Challenge Grant Program which incentivizes high schools and districts to commit to ALL students taking personal finance courses before graduation. Learn more, and apply for your $2,500 to $30,000 Gold Standard Challenge Grant before the August 31, 2022 deadline here. About Today's Guest Author Sabrina Benjamin is an educator in the Maine Township High School District 207 in Park Ridge,...

Mission 2030 Guest Post: Renee Nelson Breaks the Cycle of Poverty Through Personal Finance Education

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Aug 17, 2021
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Advocacy
The following post is one in a series of inspiring stories from NGPF's Gold Standard Challenge Grant Program which incentivizes high schools and districts to commit to ALL students taking personal finance courses before graduation. Learn more, and apply for your $2,500 to $30,000 Gold Standard Challenge Grant before the August 31, 2022 deadline here. About Today's Guest Author Renee Nelson is a teacher at KIPP NYC College Prep High School in Bronx, New York. Their school...

Mission 2030 Guest Post: Mary Brouilette Has Community Support to Further Personal Finance Education

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Aug 12, 2021
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Advocacy
The following post is one in a series of inspiring stories from NGPF's Gold Standard Challenge Grant Program which incentivizes high schools and districts to commit to ALL students taking personal finance courses before graduation. Learn more, and apply for your $2,500 to $30,000 Gold Standard Challenge Grant before the August 31, 2022 deadline here. About Today's Guest Author Mary Brouilette is an educator in the Maple Run Unified School District in St Albans, Vermont....