Blog

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

    We have a full slate of LIVE professional development opportunities this week for teachers!......
  • Podcasts In The Classroom: What Makes a Good Pitch?

    After more than 400 teachers expressed interest in bringing podcasts into the classroom, we decided......
  • NGPF Podcast: Northwestern's Donna Wang Su on why college students need...

    While NGPF's original focus was on creating curriculum for the high school student, we know......
  • Question of the Day [Women's History Month]: Whitney Wolfe Herd became the...

    Answer: Bumble, the online dating app Questions: What does it take for someone to become......
  • Collaborate with Educators At NGPF Professional Development This Week (March...

    We have a full slate of LIVE professional development opportunities this week for teachers! Here's......
  • Question of the Day [Women's History Month]: How much has Rihanna contributed to...

    Answer: Over $8 million! and her Clara Lionel Foundation raised over $22.5 million! Questions:......
  • Collaborate with Educators At NGPF Professional Development This Week (February...

    We have a full slate of LIVE professional development opportunities this week for teachers! Only 1......
  • My Classroom Podcast: Jason-Lamont Jackson

    My Classroom is a short NGPF podcast series devoted to supporting the efforts of teachers. Each week......
  • Question of the Day: What percent of U.S. workers participate in the gig...

    Answer: 36% Questions: What are examples of jobs within the gig economy? Would you ever......
  • Collaborate with Educators At NGPF Professional Development This Week (January...

    We have a full slate of LIVE professional development opportunities this week for teachers! Here's......
  • My Classroom Podcast: Molly Tyson

    Welcome to the third series of My Classroom, a 15-minute weekly NGPF podcast series that will......
  • Best of 2020...NGPF Arcade Games

    2020 saw the release of two new games to the NGPF Arcade: Money Magic in January and The Bummer!......
  • Reading List for December 4-6

    Investing Michael Batnick provides a well thought out answer to the question “is Robinhood......
  • Fill in the blanks: Applications to start new businesses have __________ by...

    Answer:Applications to start new businesses have increasedby 19% in 2020, the fastest......
  • Reading List for June 19-21

    Economics Another 1.5 million people filed unemployment claims this past week. The important and......

Lessons

  • 12.4 - MU-4.0 Entrepreneurship

    This mini unit includes the following lessons: MU-4.1: What is an Entrepreneur? MU-4.2: How to

Activities

  • Entrepreneurship | ANALYZE: 4 Elevator Pitches

    In this activity, students will: Analyze the effectiveness of sample business pitches.
  • Entrepreneurship | ANALYZE: Advertising Campaigns

    In this activity, students will: Identify mediums of advertising. Analyse the effectiveness of
  • 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: Can I Be An Entrepreneur If I Don’t Own My Own...

    In this project, students will be able to: Debate whether a person can be considered an
  • 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

Events

  • Financial Education BootCamp

    In this one-day workshop, CATE and Core Curriculum teachers will … Leave Behind