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The latest ideas, tips, strategies and trends for CTE teachers and administrators.

Business Education | Personal Finance | Next Gen Personal Finance (NGPF)

By: Mike Cescon
November 23rd, 2021

As a business teacher, you know how common it is for students to graduate high school without having a solid grasp on personal finance. Often, your more money-savvy students can figure things out on their own and turn out alright. But for other students, this lack of understanding can lead to critical mistakes that financially cripple them for life. 

Business Education | Career Readiness | Personal Finance | Middle School

By: Bri Stauffer
November 11th, 2021

Financial literacy has become an increasingly popular topic in middle school business and career readiness programs. Unfortunately, personal finance isn’t a particularly engaging topic to discuss with middle schoolers. That means you need to find a personal finance curriculum that meets your standards, is easy to implement, age-appropriate, and interesting for your students. While we provide personal finance lessons as part of our business and career readiness curriculum, teachers sometimes ask us for other financial literacy resource recommendations. In this article, you’ll learn about four financial literacy curriculum options we often hear about from middle school teachers like you:


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