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Join NGPF Academy to earn credits and achievements:


Register for any professional development on the NGPF website


Earn NGPF Academy credit for each hour of NGPF PD you attend


Earn awards and digital badges and showcase your commitment to continuous learning

Start an NGPF On-Demand Module Now!

On-Demand modules are self-paced professional development opportunities that can be completed any time that fits in your busy teacher schedule. Each module is worth 1 hour of NGPF Academy credit.

Beginner Series

Navigating the NGPF Website

Learn how to efficiently navigate the NGPF website to find helpful resources for your classroom
Beginner Series

Hacks for the Student Activity Packet

Learn tips & strategies to customize the NGPF Student Activity Packets
Beginner Series

Unit Planning with NGPF

Share tips, tools, & resources to effectively unit plan using the NGPF curriculum

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Become NGPF Certified in specific personal finance topics for FREE!

Each course combines 9 hours of live virtual sessions focused on a core personal finance content area with a 1-hour exam. Passing the exam means you are NGPF certified, earn a digital badge, and may be eligible for CEU credit in your state. Choose from one or more of 12 fully interactive courses:

  Advanced Investing

  Banking & Budgeting

  Behavioral Economics


  Consumer Skills


  Cryptocurrency Basics



  Paying for College

  Psychology of Money


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NGPF Distinguished Educator

Achieve the NGPF Distinguished Educator Award when you complete 6 or more certification courses. Distinguished Educators receive a physical plaque for your classroom, special recognition on the NGPF website, and an exclusive digital badge for your email and online resume.

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Attend a free Virtual PD session to enrich your teaching practice!

Offered multiple times per week during the evening hours, 1-hour live Virtual PD sessions provide a chance to brush up on content knowledge, find support for personal finance activities, and connect with other teachers from around the country.

Virtual PD
Beginner Series: How to Do an NGPF Lesson
Jul 17, 2024
1:00 pm Pac / 2:00 pm Mtn / 3:00 pm Ctl / 4:00 pm East
Virtual PD
NGPF Speaker Series: Aaron Thomas on Romance and Finance
Jul 18, 2024
4:00 pm Pac / 5:00 pm Mtn / 6:00 pm Ctl / 7:00 pm East

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Check when the next Virtual Conference is taking place!

NGPF's Saturday conferences are where teachers come to refresh, re-energize, and re-up their resources. They’re offered twice a year and are free to attend.