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  • Collaborate with Educators At NGPF Professional Development This Week (December...

    We have a full slate of LIVE professional development opportunities this week for teachers! Here's......
  • NGPF Podcast: Dan Sheeks on using Financial Independence (FI) as hook to engage...

    Dan Sheeks is a busy guy. As if being a high school personal teacher isn't all consuming enough, he......
  • Mission 2030 Guest Post: Sara Wittmayer Says COVID-19 Showed the Necessity for a...

    The following post is one in a series of inspiring stories from NGPF'sGold Standard Challenge......
  • Question of the Day: When deciding whether to follow an influencer on social...

    Answer: Authenticity From Morning Consult: Questions: In your own words, what is an......
  • EdPuzzle: The Real Cost of Bottled Water

    EdPuzzle is a great platform to test for knowledge while students watch a video and learn......
  • Reading List for October 15-17

    Economics There has been a lot of economics news this week about inflation, the unusual labor......
  • Question of the Day [Latinx/Hispanic Heritage Month]: A 2020 Hispanic Wealth...

    Answer:Real Estate Questions: Why is real estate typically a strong investment option? What......
  • Question of the Day [Latinx/Hispanic Heritage Month]: What bilingual personal...

    Answer:Finhabits, a bilingual personal finance app created by Carlos Garcia Questions: Where......
  • FinCap Friday: Entrepreneurship On The Rise

    It's the first week of Latinx/Hispanic Heritage Month and we dive into that in the episode below. We......
  • NGPF Podcast: Ennie Lim co-founded HoneyBee to improve financial wellness in the...

    You will be inspired by Ennie's story of how her own personal financial challenges motivated her to......
  • Summer Series: HUSTLE

    This week on the Summer Series devoted to money, business and economics video shows and resources,......
  • My Classroom Podcast: Candice Matthews Brackeen, the Founder and CEO of...

    My Classroom is a short NGPF podcast series devoted to supporting the efforts of teachers. Each week......
  • Three entrepreneurial lessons I learned from Rich Barton, the co-founder of...

    I'm a huge fan of podcasts as a way to continue to educate myself about entrepreneurship. There's so......
  • Collaborate with Educators At NGPF Professional Development This Week (June...

    We have a full slate of LIVE professional development opportunities this week for teachers! Here's......
  • Looking for LGBTQ+ Financial Educators and Influencers To Share With Your...

    The world of personal finance and financial literacy has historically not been known as an inclusive......

Activities

  • Entrepreneurship | ANALYZE: 4 Elevator Pitches

    In this activity, students will: Analyze the effectiveness of sample business pitches.
  • Entrepreneurship | ANALYZE: Sample Business Plans

    In this activity, students will: Analyze one sample business plan on their own. Compare their
  • Entrepreneurship | CREATE: A Business Idea

    In this activity, students will: Brainstorm business ideas using the problem / solution lens.
  • Entrepreneurship | INTERVIEW: An Entrepreneur

    In this activity, students will: Identify entrepreneurs in their community. Interview one of these
  • Entrepreneurship | PROJECT: Pitch Your Business Idea

    In this activity, students will be able to: Create a business presentation, advertisement, and
  • Entrepreneurship | RESEARCH: Great Innovators & Innovations

    In this activity, students will: Research innovators and innovations that have impacted society.

Quiz Games

Podcasts

  • Jesse Peterkin

    Jesse shares his award-winning project, 'Create a Budget and Financial Plan'
  • Kristen Goggin

    Kristen shares how she uses micro-finance site, Kiva, to teach personal finance concepts
  • Andy Rachleff

    Andy provides insights into how automated investing is disrupting the investment world
  • Vince Roeshink

    Vince shares his experiences as stock broker and entrepreneur and how they inform his teaching
  • Carmen Tall

    Carmen describes the start-up scene in Burlington and the integral role played by her organization
  • Vicki Zhou

    Vicki shares her entrepreneurial journey and what motivated her to bring financial planning services
  • LaTisha Styles

    We had a great conversation about a variety of topics from the highs and lows of her entrepreneurial
  • Lothar Konietzko

    Lothar shares some of his favorite activities including how he uses Sneaker culture to teach
  • Ted Gonder

    Ted shares his entrepreneurial journey and his quest to enable first gen students to thrive in
  • Charles Best

    Charles shares his entrepreneurial journey which led him to create a crowdfunding site that now
  • Robin Kahn

    Robin describes the Learn-Earn-Save approach that form the core of FitMoney's curriculum
  • Michael Lyons

    Michael shares his entrepreneurial journey as founder of Global Petals
  • Michael Carter

    Michael describes the importance of mentoring in navigating college process.
  • Elizabeth Dettke

    Hear social entrepreneur Elizabeth Dettke's inspiring tale of working with an amazing group of
  • Melinda Little

    Melinda shares the entrepreneurial journey of opening a community-owned department store
  • Brian Bean

  • Chris Banks

    Chris discusses his passion project: to increase the financial capability of Philadelphia youth.
  • Andy Davidson

    Andy describes how he built a math curriculum to improve financial capability. 
  • Dan Rosensweig

    Dan shares his entrepreneurial journey and how Chegg seeks to "realign the educational system" to
  • Marcy Reyes

    Marcy describes the inspiration behind her financial literacy start-up helping Rhode Island students