Financial Literacy Month

At CEE, every month is Financial Literacy Month, but we’re happy there’s a dedicated month for the rest of the country to celebrate! This April, we have ideas for you on how you can celebrate Financial Literacy Month, whether you’re a teacher, a student, or just want to get financially savvy!

For Teachers

Personal Finance Bootcamp

April 3rd,  9:00 – 12:00PM, 12:30 – 3:00PM ET

Kick off the month at our free bootcamp where you’ll get expert training on teaching earning income, saving, budgeting and related subtopics. Our instructors will provide resources, strategies and sample lessons for teaching these concepts in a synchronous or asynchronous setting.

Register here for free

Webinar Series and Engaging Lesson Plans in 6 Areas of Knowledge

Discover free lesson plans on the most important concepts of personal finance from our free teacher resource, EconEdLink.

Celebrate all month long by watching our featured webinar series on the national standards in personal financial education. CEE’s highly rated master teacher, Dr. Cynthia Fitzthum, will provide you with foundational knowledge of the six standards and practical classroom ideas to engage your students.

Register for the Webinar Series!

For Students

Advocacy Toolkits

If your state is missing a personal finance requirement as part of your curriculum, we want to help! We have resources created just for students to help make sure you reach the right people and make sure your voices are heard.

Weekly Book & Podcast Recommendations

CEE’s program, Invest in Girl will feature student and professional picks for podcast and book recommendations on Instagram to expand your personal finance knowledge outside the classroom!

Invest in Girls Financial Foundations Classes

Invest in Girls wants you to feel confident about money matters! IIG offers courses tailored to teen girls that teach you the basics of personal finance, how to invest money, how to build your professional skills, and teach you about career opportunities in finance. Each course takes place online after school and is free to attend. See all courses here.

National Personal Finance Practice Case Study & Quiz Bowl Questions

The NPFC is well underway. This year we have an exciting new quiz bowl! Teachers and students alike can use the NPFC toolkit to practice their case study skills and prepare for the quiz bowl before finals. Access all the resources needed to prepare on the NPFC Toolkit.

Check out the NPFC Toolkit

CEE’s Financial Literacy Month is generously supported by

How are you celebrating?

Share your Financial Literacy Month plans with us on social by using the hashtag #FinLitMonth

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