STUDENT EZINE: Teenfinca (with ePosters and lesson plans)

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Published throughout the year

  • Teenfinca® (Teenage financial capability: an ezine for teenagers)
  • Every student can receive electronically or print copies and place in your school library and /or business, economics and mathematics classrooms
  • Use them over and over again
  • Includes articles from professional associations specifically for teenagers
  • Supported by lesson ideas and video slideshows
  • Sponsor/s name placed on each school’s ezine

 


ePosters

Published throughout the year

  • ePosters never wear out, never get lost. Use them over and over again
  • Generic: 12+ eposters related to articles within the three Teenfinca® ezines
  • New eposters developed each year
  • Connected to teacher lesson ideas (Teenfinca®)

 

 


Videos

Video and video slideshows

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Published throughout the year

Partner-supported videos

Finsia Clair After school

Published throughout the year

(ANZIIF, FSC, FINSIA, FPA, Taxpayers Australia, Super)

Description

  • Introduce financial concepts, attitudes and behaviours
  • Explore careers in financial service industry
  • Linked to teacher lessons and modules
  • 2-5 minute length
  • Video library will grow throughout the year and over coming years
  • Video series includes: Attitudes to financial learning, Debates, In the media, Teen voice, Wealth perspectives and concepts, Investment concepts
  • New series in 2017: Banking concepts, Life after school: The real world, Young Entrepreneurs

 


Australian Curriculum: Work Studies

Available for download.

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Two books published.

Available for download Week 2, February.

Description

Includes:

  • ‘Work studies and financial education 2015’ provides educators with simple lesson ideas that can introduce students in Years 9 and 10 (and later) to work studies in a financial services context.
  • There are six lessons, each with three activities in each ebook.
  • Each lesson corresponds with one of the sub-concepts of the two strands — Skills for learning and work and Career and life design.

 


FINANCIAL CAPABILITY E-BOOKS

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Available for download.

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Available for download February Week 2, 2017

Activity Books: Financial Capability Quick & Easy Activities - 2015, 2016, 2017

  • Teachers wanting to do quick and easy financial education activities with students will find this resource useful.
  • No in-depth lesson plan is included; rather, the activities are self-explanatory and easy to implement.
  • The activities are purposefully designed to stimulate student thinking. Toward this end, each activity has been linked with the General capability Critical and creative thinking. An overview of these links is provided in pages 1–3 of the book.
  • Financial capability is the focus.

 

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Available for download.

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Available for download February Week 2, 2017

Wealth Concepts and The Common Good

  • Books of activities for Years 6-9 and Years 10 – 12.
  • Activities that remind students of the importance of The Common Good.
  • Prompts students to think about financial decision-making and The Common Good.



 


SCHOOL PROGRAMS

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The Sample Program is available for download here.

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Sample Year Level Programs

  • Many schools have requested sample programs to use within their student wellbeing or pastoral care programs.
  • These Teacher Guides are designed for each year level from years 6 to 12.
  • Designed for implementation within one school term, I session per week minimum.
  • Range of topics and concepts introduced each week.

SCHOOL NEWSLETTER INSERTS

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2015 inserts available for download now.

Insert sample

2017 inserts available for download February Week 1, 2017

School newsletter inserts: Financial literacy is everyone’s business

  • A minimum of fifteen (15) inserts are provided yearly for the school newsletter. If schools have sposnors there is an expectation that the school will include these inserts regularly in the school newsletter.
  • Inserts have a financial literacy/learning focus and are based on research (Australia, New Zealand, international)
  • Schools may use the inserts in any order and adjust where necessary to ensure community fit.
  • These inserts support the financial literacy learning of the whole school community.
  • Sponsors may use these inserts in their own newsletters and adjust where relevant.

 

 


PARENT AND COMMUNITY ARTICLES

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Available for download March and August 2017

Articles for parents: Financial literacy is everyone’s business

  • Articles to help parents support the financial education of their children.
  • Parents/staff and senior students will access.
  • Teachers may incorporate into their financial literacy teaching program.
  • Sponsor may choose to provide articles to their own clients.

 


SUBSCRIBE TO OUR MONTHLY E-NEWSLETTER

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Monthly eNewsletter

  • Includes research, media stories, updates
  • Suitable for parents, educators and senior students
  • Teachers may wish to incorporate research snippets etc into their teaching program
  • Members of professional associations will contribute information for enewsletter
  • Sponsor may choose to link to their own website for their own clients.
  • Subscribe on the home page (see red button, bottom right)

THE WEALTH ACADEMY: We support those who value financial education