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As educators, we spend time thinking about how to best prepare students for the future. During my time as a teacher, I tried my best to make connections between content in our math curriculum and the world outside of our classroom. For many students, identifying the “why” behind the reasons they learn a particular strategy […]
A core component of college and career readiness is an understanding of financial literacy. These essential real world skills can be strengthened with the online resources developed by H&R Block. Their Budget Challenge and accompanying lesson plans for Financial Literacy are terrific resources for teachers looking to integrate financial literacy into their curriculum. The H&R Block Budget Challenge simulation […]
The H&R Block Budget Challenge has just launched and now teachers can register to win classroom grants and student scholarships. It’s designed to help kids learn budgeting and financial discipline skills early by presenting financial literacy in a fun and playful context. Students will be given real-world problems to tackle that they can apply to their […]