Podcasts In The Classroom: What's the Relationship Between Money and One's Emotional Well-Being?
After more than 400 teachers expressed interest in bringing podcasts into the classroom, we decided to build out a weekly activity to fulfill that desire. This week's activity (you will be asked to Make a Copy when you click on the link) focuses on the relationship between money and one's emotional well-being with 3-5 minute audio excerpts from the NGPF Podcast.
Few ideas for implementation are to have students listen to ONE of the podcast clips and then complete the Google form. You could then have them pair-share with another student who listened to a different podcast OR put three students in a breakout room, have them each take one of the podcasts, and then share what they learned.
Interested in listening to the full-length podcasts? Here are the links:
- Morgan Housel discusses his new book "The Psychology of Money"
- Tim Talks To Behavioral Economist Dr. Sarah Newcomb
- Dr. Ashley Whillans on Time, Money, and Happiness
Click here to check out last week's Podcast Tuesday: What's New In the World of Investing?
About the Author
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.
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