04 May, 2017

Beyond Google Search: Save Time Finding Personal Finance Resources with NGPF

One of the challenges of teaching personal finance is there are countless resources for every subject, but determining whether they are appropriate or quality can take valuable hours. Next Gen Personal Finance (NGPF) is a nonprofit that works full-time to curate the best free resources on the web into a vast online collection of cohesive personal finance lessons and activities for all educators… completely free. In this session, learn how to harness NGPF’s library and spend less time searching for the right materials and more time crafting a lesson customized to your strengths and students’ needs.

Attend this webinar and you WILL:

(1) Learn how to quickly and efficiently find personal finance resources on the NGPF website. I guarantee that you find “stuff” that you can use immediately in your classroom to supplement your existing curriculum.

(2) Navigate the NGPF website through a hands-on “Scavenger Hunt,” which will be emailed to attendees prior to the webinar.  

(3) Be able to ask real-time questions with NGPF’s founder, Tim.

Space is limited so please register for this webinar today.

23 May, 2017

Tech Tools We Love!

NGPF is all about innovation, and we’ve come across (by our own accord or through awesome teacher recommendations) a bunch of really cool, innovative, engaging tech tools we think your students will love to use in your personal finance course.

Attend this webinar and you WILL:
(1) Walk away with some great, free tools you can use in your classroom tomorrow
(2) Hear from NGPF on how to successfully implement those tools to IMPROVE LEARNING in your personal finance classes
(3) Be able to ask real-time questions
(4) Receive a certificate for one hour of professional development credit.

Space is limited so please register for this webinar today.

25 Jun, 2017

NGPF Summer Institute Session 1

NGPF is hosting our Summer Institute – 2.5 days of professional development at our Palo Alto, CA office. Here’s what you can expect from our Summer Institute:

  • Meaningful, relevant workshops from NGPF staff as well as a special guest presenter
  • An opportunity to network with eleven other passionate, dedicated, innovative personal finance teachers from around the country
  • A school-year commitment of serving as an NGPF Fellow, sharing your expertise with our nationwide community
  • A lot of hard work and a lot of fun!
  • All expenses paid, including transportation, hotel accommodations, all meals, and a few fun events around town
16 Jul, 2017

NGPF Summer Institute Session 2

NGPF is hosting our Summer Institute – 2.5 days of professional development at our Palo Alto, CA office. Here’s what you can expect from our Summer Institute:

  • Meaningful, relevant workshops from NGPF staff as well as a special guest presenter
  • An opportunity to network with eleven other passionate, dedicated, innovative personal finance teachers from around the country
  • A school-year commitment of serving as an NGPF Fellow, sharing your expertise with our nationwide community
  • A lot of hard work and a lot of fun!
  • All expenses paid, including transportation, hotel accommodations, all meals, and a few fun events around town
25 Jul, 2017

Using Google Docs to Teach NGPF Content

This free, live webinar will jumpstart your knowledge on how to use Google Drive to its fullest when using the NGPF curriculum. Aimed at the BEGINNER level user of Google Drive, this webinar will cover fundamentals such as:

1. The overall logistics of how Google Drive works and how it differs from Microsoft Office
2. Making your own copies of NGPF resources
3. Editing documents to suit your students’ needs
4. How to distribute the work electronically to your students
5. How to organize Google Drive folders/share them with your students

Throughout the webinar, there will be plenty of opportunities to ask questions and get support. Live participants will earn a PD certificate for one hour of professional development.

Space is limited so please register for this webinar today.

27 Jul, 2017

Using Gooru to Teach NGPF Content

If you love the NGPF lessons or assessments and are looking to take your class even more high-tech in 2017-18, now might be the perfect time to get your class set up on Gooru. Gooru facilitates blended, self-paced, or independent learning of our NGPF content. Plus, with its auto-grading assessments, Gooru reduces the time you spend marking papers and increases your ability to differentiate and track student progress.

Attend this webinar and you WILL:
(1) Learn how to quickly and efficiently get yourself and your classroom set up on the FREE Gooru platform
(2) Learn how to copy (and modify) our great NGPF content into your own Gooru account to minimize your workload later
(3) Be able to ask real-time support questions to NGPF’s Gooru expert, Jessica
(4) Leave our session with the framework for your personal finance course already complete!
(5) Receive a certificate for one hour of professional development credit.

Space is limited so please register for this webinar today.

10 Aug, 2017

Find the Perfect NGPF Content to Supplement Your Lessons

“What’s the difference between a ‘Data Crunch’ and a ‘Fine Print?'”

“I like my regular curriculum, but I’ve heard your activities are amazing. How do I find those?”

“What do you have that will make my day-to-day teaching life just plain easier? Bell ringers? Exit tickets?”

If you look at the “Curriculum” tab of our website and wonder, “Where do I start?” this webinar is for you. We will provide an overview of each of our curriculum “products,” suggestions on when and how to implement them, and recommendations for the “Best Of” in each category.

Attend this webinar and you WILL:
(1) Get a great introduction to NGPF activities, projects, case studies, and more…
(2) Receive recommendations for which resources to use and how to implement them easily in your classroom
(3) Be able to ask real-time questions
(4) Receive a certificate for one hour of professional development credit.

Space is limited so please register for this webinar today.

15 Aug, 2017

Using Google Docs to Teach NGPF Content

This free, live webinar will jumpstart your knowledge on how to use Google Drive to its fullest when using the NGPF curriculum. Aimed at the BEGINNER level user of Google Drive, this webinar will cover fundamentals such as:

1. The overall logistics of how Google Drive works and how it differs from Microsoft Office
2. Making your own copies of NGPF resources
3. Editing documents to suit your students’ needs
4. How to distribute the work electronically to your students
5. How to organize Google Drive folders/share them with your students

Throughout the webinar, there will be plenty of opportunities to ask questions and get support. Live participants will earn a PD certificate for one hour of professional development.

Space is limited so please register for this webinar today.

17 Aug, 2017

Using Gooru to Teach NGPF Content

If you love the NGPF lessons or assessments and are looking to take your class even more high-tech in 2017-18, now might be the perfect time to get your clafss set up on Gooru. Gooru facilitates blended, self-paced, or independent learning of our NGPF content. Plus, with its auto-grading assessments, Gooru reduces the time you spend marking papers and increases your ability to differentiate and track student progress.

Attend this webinar and you WILL:
(1) Learn how to quickly and efficiently get yourself and your classroom set up on the FREE Gooru platform
(2) Learn how to copy (and modify) our great NGPF content into your own Gooru account to minimize your workload later
(3) Be able to ask real-time support questions to NGPF’s Gooru expert, Jessica
(4) Leave our session with the framework for your personal finance course already complete!
(5) Receive a certificate for one hour of professional development credit.

Space is limited so please register for this webinar today.