Feb 11, 2024

Love, Taxes, & A Last Chance PD Opportunity!

Looking for some sweet activity ideas to use in the classroom for Valentine's Day or to teach taxes? This week's Virtual PD lineup features an Activity Spotlight session on a popular NGPF PLAY activity and a session to explore a variety of resources to have your students practice their personal finance skills while celebrating Valentine's Day. 


You also don't want to miss this week's Speaker Series! Join Tim, teacher Val Chapman, and the students from Franklin Elementary School to celebrate their remarkable achievement of winning the Fall 2023 Stock Market Game. 


Sign Up for this Week's Virtual PD Sessions

February 13

2pm PT / 5pm ET

Activity Spotlight: PLAY: Should They File a Tax Return?

February 14


No Virtual PD Sessions - Happy Valentine's Day!

See all upcoming Virtual PD


Last Chance to Register for Cohort 41 Certification Courses!

Cohort 41 Certification Courses start this week! Behavioral Economics and Career will be offered live and Credit is being offered On-Demand.

Visit the NGPF Certification Course webpage to register.


About the Author

Amanda Volz

Amanda joins the NGPF Team with over 20 years of experience teaching personal finance. During that time, she led her students to hundreds of thousands of dollars in scholarships, won multiple awards, and most importantly, impacted the financial lives of thousands of high school students. Amanda prides herself on being an educational leader and is constantly looking for innovative ways to make the classroom relevant, rigorous, and fun. She is a passionate advocate for financial education and has been a long-time member of the NGPF community. Fun fact - Amanda was NGPF’s first teacher account! When Amanda isn’t working, she enjoys cooking, gardening, and traveling with her husband and two children.

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