Courses and lesson plans
Whether you are teaching young children or teenagers, Hands on Banking resources can help you prepare, extend and supplement your lessons as well as assess student knowledge and progress. Many of the lessons and course modules are designed to meet Common Core State Standards, Council for Economic Education (CEE) National Standards for Financial Literacy and Jump$tart National Standards in K-12 Personal Finance Education. Explore Hands on Banking and help instill knowledge about spending, saving, giving back and more.
Common Core State Standards1
The Common Core State Standards Initiative is an educational initiative in the United States that details what K-12 students should know in English language arts and mathematics at the end of each grade.
Help kids learn all about money – where it comes from, how to earn it, and how to keep it safe. And help them figure out the difference between a “need” and “want”.
Teens know that money is fun to get and spend. But if they learn some money basics, they’ll have more options. Help them start saving and boosting their earning power.
Help high school students start their financial lives smart and strong. These lessons cover school loans, saving and investing, balance a budget, and developing strong credit.
1The National Governors Association Center for Best Practices and the Council of Chief State School Officers are the sole owners and developers of the Common Core State Standards. © Copyright 2010. National Governors Association Center for Best Practices and Council of Chief State School Officers. All rights reserved.