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Following is a partial list of online resources to help teach the basics of personal finance from independent educational organizations.1

Council for Economic Education (CEE)A nationwide network that promotes economic literacy with students and their teachers. CEE's mission is to help students develop the ability to think and choose responsibly as consumers, savers, investors, citizens, members of the workforce and participants in a global economy. Financial Fitness for Life is a personal finance curriculum for students in grades K-12 created by CEE.

Family Economics & Financial Education (FEFE)—FEFE offers no-cost curriculum for teaching family economics and finance to students in grades 7 through 12, created in collaboration with the University of Arizona. Find educational resources and learn about the FEFE Curriculum.

Jump$tart Coalition® for Personal Financial Literacy—Jump$tart, a national coalition of 180 national partners and 48 affiliated state coalitions, is dedicated to improving the financial literacy of Kindergarten through college-age youth by providing advocacy, research and educational standards and resources. View the National Standards in K-12 Personal Finance Education.

Junior Achievement—Junior Achievement Worldwide is dedicated to educating students about workforce readiness, entrepreneurship and financial literacy through experiential, hands-on programs. The organization offers volunteer opportunities across the U.S. Junior Achievement in the Classroom offers resources for teaching students in grades K-12.

MoneySKILL®—A free, interactive, reality-based online curriculum aimed at educating high school students to make informed financial decisions. Registration required.—A website created by the federal government to coordinate the presentation of educational materials from across the spectrum of federal agencies that deal with financial issues and markets. Go to MyMoney for Kids for "Money Math: Lessons for Life," a resource for teaching middle school students about how to apply math skills to real life.

National Endowment for Financial Education (NEFE)—NEFE® is a private, nonprofit, national foundation dedicated to improving the financial well-being of all Americans through education. Learn about NEFE’s curriculum and other resources offered at no cost to high schools and organizations: NEFE High School Financial Planning Program® and more programs by NEFE for educators and facilitators.

National Foundation for Teaching Entrepreneurship (NFTE)— NFTE, also referred to as Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship, helps young people from low-income communities build skills and unlock their entrepreneurial creativity. Find NFTE curricula for middle school, high school and post-secondary school students. NFTE also offers BizCamp™, a two-week, intensive summer program for students ages 13-18 who are interested in entrepreneurship.

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