I have really enjoyed using the resources. I think they are well thought through and pitched just right for secondary school students.
Will getting financial education in schools make a positive difference? How do people learn about finances if not at school? What would the impact be on society as a whole if it was taught in […]
Education Secretary announces that Citizenship is to remain in the new National Curriculum.
In the run up to Budget 2013 the Citizenship Foundation in partnership with Aviva have been working with the Guardian Teachers’ Network to provide loads of great ideas on engaging students with politics and the […]
Pfeg (Personal Finance Education Group) have teamed up with Experian, the global information services company, to launch a new initiative bringing education and technology together to transform financial literacy in disadvantaged areas.
Chance to be Chancellor launched during this year’s Parliament Week (19-25 Nov) – a national initiative to raise awareness of UK democracy.
The Chancellor gave his Autumn Statement in December 2012 as a preview of Budget 2013 due on Wednesday 20th March.
Getting your students to take part in Chance to be Chancellor couldn’t be easier! Paying for It Teachers’ Notes provides guidance on using Chance to be Chancellor in an enrichment day or over a term […]
Calling all teachers – get your students learning about, and sharing their opinions on, Budget 2013! We’ve just launched Chance to be Chancellor to give your students a voice on decisions made in the Budget […]
As the economy looks set to remain the Government’s top priority for 2012-13 there is no better time to develop young people’s awareness and understanding of the economic challenges we face.
Due on the 5 December, the Autumn Statement (released by the Chancellor) looks set to confirm that the UK economy is still struggling to grow. The statement provides a forecast on the country’s financial outlook as well as an update on the Government’s economic plan.
MyBnk brings money and enterprise lessons to life for 11-25 year olds in schools and youth groups.
Most young people know very little about tax, how it affects them or its role in society.
The global information services company Experian has launched a free online primary resource that explores both the practical and emotional issues around managing money.
Recently launched ‘Intergenerational Fairness Index’ highlights the large inequality gap between the generations.
The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Develop (OECD) has just launched its ‘Your Better Life Index’ – an interactive tool visualizing how advanced economies compare on key factors from education, life satisfaction, civic engagement and environment