TEKs Money Matters Standard Alignment

Jun 12, 2020
Teaching Strategies, Tips for Teachers

Teachers in the state of Texas have been requesting for their state's personal finance curriculum standards to be aligned with NGPF's curriculum. Well, you ask and you shall receive! NGPF's semester course curriculum is now aligned with TEKS Money Matters standards! Check out our standards alignment document for Texas teachers below! 

We hope this standards alignment assist in your personal finance classroom instruction and in your lesson planning! The resource aligns TEKS Money Matters standards to the ten units in NGPF's semester course curriculum covering:

  • Behavioral Finance
  • Taxes
  • Checking
  • Savings
  • Paying For College
  • Types of Credit
  • Managing Credit
  • Investing
  • Insurance
  • Budgeting

Explore the TEKS Money Matters Standards Alignment Resource here!


About the Author

Tori Mansfield

After graduating from the University of Florida's College of Journalism and Communications in 2011, a documentary internship on master teachers led Tori into education. She taught English Language Arts for five years receiving high test results and accolades like Teacher of the Year. In 2017, Tori left the classroom and moved to the Bay Area to focus on helping school districts utilize technology to improve classroom instruction. While training educators on how to use learning management systems and educational software Tori discovered a passion for facilitating professional developments. This passion led her to Next Gen Personal Finance where she is excited to help spread financial literacy to teachers and students all over the country.