Category: Professional Development

NGPF On-Demand Pilot Closes December 1st!

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Nov 30, 2020
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Professional Development
Note: The pilot period of NGPF On-Demand has closed. Thank you to the teachers who have already completed a module and provided feedback on NGPF On-Demand! As a reminder, this pilot period of On-Demand modules closes on December 1, 2020 (9pm PT).    *Important Note: As the NGPF Academy Quarter is also coming to an end, any modules completed on November 30th will count toward 2nd Quarter credit. Any modules completed on December 1st will count toward 3rd Quarter credit.  What is...

Collaborate with Educators At NGPF Professional Development This Week (November 30-December 3)

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Nov 29, 2020
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Professional Development
Here's what teachers are saying about our Virtual PDs: "Honestly, these sessions have all been amazing! I have used so much due to the PDs!"! "I am absolutely inspired...I am more prepared to teach my students in the fall." "Each time I join the sessions, I come away with new knowledge, insights and ideas on how to use this information with my students." We have a full slate of professional development opportunities this week for teachers! New to NGPF? Be sure to check out Beginner...

Continue Earning Academy Credits This Week Through NGPF On-Demand!

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Nov 22, 2020
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Professional Development
Note: The pilot period of NGPF On-Demand has closed. Although there are no NGPF Virtual PDs this week, you can continue earning Academy credits through NGPF On-Demand! We are offering 4 modules to build content knowledge in: Investing, Paying for College, Credit, and Behavioral Finance. Each self-paced module is designed to be completed in 45-60 minutes and you will earn 1 Academy credit per module you complete! Here's what teachers are saying about our On-Demand Modules:  "I...

NEW! NGPF On-Demand deepens teacher content knowledge anytime, anywhere

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Nov 16, 2020
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Professional Development, Investing, Paying for College
Update (12/2/20): The NGPF On-Demand pilot closed on December 1st. Teachers completed over 900 hours in this two week period. Here's what teachers are saying:  It was my first on-demand training and I really liked the flexibility! More, more, more! I could take breaks when I was interrupted and I didn't miss anything! I could take this and do this at home with my kids. Pause when I need to, and not miss anything! This was perfect! I can do it on my own time at my own pace - please offer...

Collaborate with Educators At NGPF Professional Development This Week (November 16-19)

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Nov 15, 2020
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Professional Development
Here's what teachers are saying about our Virtual PDs: "Honestly, these sessions have all been amazing! I have used so much due to the PDs!"! "I am absolutely inspired...I am more prepared to teach my students in the fall." "Each time I join the sessions, I come away with new knowledge, insights and ideas on how to use this information with my students." We have a full slate of professional development opportunities this week for teachers! New to NGPF? Be sure to check out Beginner...

Collaborate with Educators At NGPF Professional Development This Week (November 9-14)

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Nov 08, 2020
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Professional Development
Here's what teachers are saying about our Virtual PDs: "Honestly, these sessions have all been amazing! I have used so much due to the PDs!"! "I am absolutely inspired...I am more prepared to teach my students in the fall." "Each time I join the sessions, I come away with new knowledge, insights and ideas on how to use this information with my students." We have a full slate of professional development opportunities this week for teachers! If you are interested in learning more about advocacy,...

Collaborate with Educators At NGPF Professional Development This Week (November 2-5)

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Nov 01, 2020
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Professional Development
Here's what teachers are saying about our Virtual PDs: "Honestly, these sessions have all been amazing! I have used so much due to the PDs!"! "I am absolutely inspired...I am more prepared to teach my students in the fall." "Each time I join the sessions, I come away with new knowledge, insights and ideas on how to use this information with my students." We have a full slate of professional development opportunities this week for teachers! Do you enjoy NGPF's Arcade Games and want to learn...

Collaborate with Educators At NGPF Professional Development This Week (October 26-29)

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Oct 25, 2020
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Professional Development
Here's what teachers are saying about our Virtual PDs: "Honestly, these sessions have all been amazing! I have used so much due to the PDs!"! "I am absolutely inspired...I am more prepared to teach my students in the fall." "Each time I join the sessions, I come away with new knowledge, insights and ideas on how to use this information with my students." Certification Course registrations are still open! Be sure to check out the Certification Course page where you can sign up for the new...

NGPF Podcast: Educators Tanya Battista, Jenny Trieu and Heidi Robison on the value of NGPF Certification Courses

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Oct 23, 2020
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Podcasts, Professional Development
This week I invited Tanya of International Institute of Minnesota, Jenny of Boston Community Leadership Academy (MA) and Heidi of King George High School (VA) to the NGPF Podcast. They shared something in common: each earned NGPF Certifications in 7 different content areas through their work this summer and into the fall. Certification courses are offered by NGPF in Credit, Investing, Advanced Investing, Insurance, Paying for College, Banking and Budgeting and Taxes. In this podcast, you will...

Collaborate with Educators At NGPF Professional Development This Week (October 19-24)

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Oct 18, 2020
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Professional Development
Here's what teachers are saying about our Virtual PDs: "Honestly, these sessions have all been amazing! I have used so much due to the PDs!"! "I am absolutely inspired...I am more prepared to teach my students in the fall." "Each time I join the sessions, I come away with new knowledge, insights and ideas on how to use this information with my students." We have a full slate of professional development opportunities this week for teachers! Each will help you earn credit towards the NGPF...

Collaborate with Educators At NGPF Professional Development This Week (October 12-17)

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Oct 11, 2020
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Professional Development
Here's what teachers are saying about our Virtual PDs: "Honestly, these sessions have all been amazing! I have used so much due to the PDs!"! "I am absolutely inspired...I am more prepared to teach my students in the fall." "Each time I join the sessions, I come away with new knowledge, insights and ideas on how to use this information with my students." We have a full slate of professional development opportunities this week for teachers! Each will help you earn credit towards NGPF Academy....

Join us for a Virtual FinCamp - Saturday sessions now available!

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Oct 08, 2020
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Professional Development
Are you looking for a collaborative PD environment where you can learn more about NGPF AND upskill your content knowledge? Then you’re in the right place! NGPF Virtual FinCamps are 3-hour virtual PDs with teachers from around the country focused on collaboration and growth. Each Virtual FinCamp is comprised of 2 x 3hr sessions. You may attend one or both of these sessions, in either order.   Join us on Saturday, October 17 for: Virtual FinCamp: Foundations (6am PT / 9am ET) Virtual...

Collaborate with Educators At NGPF Professional Development This Week (October 5-8)

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Oct 04, 2020
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Professional Development
Last week to refer 3 colleagues and be entered into a drawing for a Macbook Air!  Contest ends on October 9th.  ----------------------- Here's what teachers are saying about our Virtual PDs: "Honestly, these sessions have all been amazing! I have used so much due to the PDs!"! "I am absolutely inspired...I am more prepared to teach my students in the fall." "Each time I join the sessions, I come away with new knowledge, insights and ideas on how to use this information with my...

Collaborate with Educators At NGPF Professional Development This Week (September 28-October 2)

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Sep 27, 2020
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Professional Development
 Here's what teachers are saying about our Virtual PDs: "Honestly, these sessions have all been amazing! I have used so much due to the PDs!"! "I am absolutely inspired...I am more prepared to teach my students in the fall." "Each time I join the sessions, I come away with new knowledge, insights and ideas on how to use this information with my students." We have a full slate of professional development opportunities this week for teachers! Each will help you earn credit towards NGPF...

NGPF Podcast: Zach Blattner on Best Practices for Teaching Remotely (Speaker Series)

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Sep 25, 2020
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Podcasts, Teaching Remotely, Professional Development
Zach Blattner of Relay Graduate School of Education is back again (earlier podcast here is among most popular NGPF podcasts) with tips and techniques on the craft of teaching remotely. From building relationships to structuring breakout rooms to figuring out the right pacing, Zach's insights will give you the confidence to tackle the challenges of this school year. Enjoy! Details: 0:00~1:20 Introduction 1:20~6:21 Zach’s background and expertise teaching online 6:21~8:44 Building...