Next Gen Personal Finance

NGPF is a free high-school personal finance curriculum and professional development partner helping teachers deliver essential money understanding in an easy-to-grasp, engaging way.

We offer a complete course of up-to-date, customizable lessons and activities designed to spark participation and make ideas memorable. Professional development and events build personal connections, enable knowledge sharing, and highlight information teachers find truly useful.

NGPF offers a full semester course curriculum, individual lessons, and hundreds of projects, activities, case studies, and interactives for your personal finance class -- all for free. View all of our resources, as well as our professional development opportunities, at ngpf.org

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Do some of your students have bank accounts but don't know how to read their monthly statements? In this activity, students will learn how to read...
  • Career and Technical Education
  • High School
In this activity students will: (1) Simulate living for a month with a $1000 budget (2) Make decisions between which expenses they can afford to pay...
  • Social Studies
  • High School
Wondering why your students are giving you blank stares when you are explaining how to balance a check register? We all know that they are digital...
  • Social Studies
  • High School
In this NPGF Case Study, students take on the role of credit counselor and learn how to analyze credit profiles. They see the consequences that...
Are your students starting to get jobs and asking questions about their pay stubs? In this activity, students will complete an interactive exercise...
  • Social Studies
  • High School
Want to teach your students how to create a budget, conduct online research and comparison shop? This project on buying a used car hits the trifecta...
  • Social Studies
  • High School
Do your students love solving mysteries? If so, they will love this NGPF original case study in which your students play financial detectives. Given...
What advice do you think your grandparents would provide about saving? This survey asked them that very question and got their responses for when...
Ever wonder how the career earnings vary for college graduates based on their major? Using research from the Georgetown Center on Education and the...
Are you concerned that your students don't have a real grasp of what their cost of living will be post-high school or college? This salary-based...