School-Based Education

Increasing Financial Capability by Supporting Educators

Whether you are a teacher or college professor, financial planning professional, social service expert or community volunteer, we have resources to help you facilitate financial education in your classroom and your community, and evaluate your success for making change.

High School Financial Planning Program (HSFPP)

Our flagship program helps teachers reaching students in grades 8-12 present fundamental personal finance skills to teens to prepare them for financial independence. It can be taught in a variety of settings including classroom, after-school programs and workshops.

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CashCourse

A customizable online tool for nonprofit universities and colleges, CashCourse® offers a wealth of financial education resources for you and your students. If you teach at a participating university, email [email protected] to get in touch with your school’s administrator. Can’t find your school? Learn more about enrolling here.

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Financial Workshop Kits

NEFE provides printable scripts, teaching plans, handouts, PowerPoint presentations and related resources on a variety of finance-related topics so you can easily share them with learners from diverse backgrounds.

Evaluation Toolkit

This online evaluation toolkit helps you understand and evaluate concepts and efficiently apply them to your educational programs so you can document the impact programs have on learners.

5 Key Factors for Effective Financial Education

The effect of financial education programs depends on numerous aspects of instruction, curricula and rigor. As a guide for educators on how to identify and implement successful financial education, NEFE has outlined five key factors that all programs should utilize to maximize the effect of outcomes.

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