Don’t feel confident in your ability to teach financial literacy? You can do it! We’ve created these podcasts to jumpstart your ability to master the instructional content in The 21st Century Student’s Guide to Financial Literacy – Getting Personal, so you can move quickly and confidently into the classroom to start teaching this valuable curriculum to your students. There will be a total of 19 podcasts, including a course intro and one podcast per lesson plan. Remember: First read the lesson plan in the Instructor’s Guide; then listen to the corresponding podcasts to enhance your understanding of the content and lesson objectives. Enjoy!
UNIT 1 – Earning an Income
Teach the Teacher: Course Introduction
Lesson 1: Getting Personal. You and Your Money
Lesson 2: The Battle of the Banks
Lesson 3: A Job That Pays!
Lesson 4: Pay. It’s More Than a Salary!
Lesson 5: Honey, They Shrunk My Paycheck
Lesson 6: The Global Employee
UNIT 2 – Building Wealth
Lesson 7: The Credit Conundrum
Lesson 8: Supersize Your Savings
Lesson 9: Home Is Where the Mortgage or Lease Is
Lesson 10: Your Risky Retirement
Lesson 11: Investing 101
Lesson 12: Small Biz Whiz
UNIT 3 – Preserving & Protecting Wealth
Lesson 13: Credit Card Craze
Lesson 14: The Beauty of the Budget
Lesson 15: Protect What You’ve Earned
Lesson 16: Share with Care
Lesson 17: How to Lose It All
Lesson 18: Resolving Insolvency