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3 Ways Teachers Can Earn Extra Cash This Summer and All Year Long

By Justin Ashley, author of The Balanced Teacher Path: How to Teach, Live, and Be Happy Teaching is among the lowest-paying positions with college degrees in the country. The pay starts low and increases at a slower rate than in … Continue reading

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Fun with Finance: Classroom Activities for Financial Literacy Month

By Eric Braun and Sandy Donovan, coauthors of The Survival Guide for Money Smarts: Earn, Save, Spend, Give Do you think teaching financial literacy to your students sounds risky? Maybe you imagine blank stares and moans of “This is boring!” … Continue reading

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Activity: Help Kids Be Mindful Consumers During the Holidays

By Eric Braun and Sandy Donovan, coauthors of The Survival Guide for Money Smarts As we wade bravely into another holiday season, many of us will be trying to keep the inevitable consumerism to a minimum while emphasizing (especially to … Continue reading

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6 Tips to Help Kids Become Savvy Consumers (Prompts for Writing and Discussion)

By Eric Braun and Sandy Donovan, coauthors of The Survival Guide for Money Smarts According to the Council for Economic Education, four in ten millennials say they are overwhelmed with debt, and more than half are living paycheck to paycheck, … Continue reading

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Enter to win The Survival Guide for Money Smarts!

This giveaway is now closed. Congratulations to our winners! We’re giving away copies of The Survival Guide for Money Smarts to five lucky readers! This lively guide introduces the basics of financial literacy and money management to kids—from earning and … Continue reading

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