Collaboration Series is a weekly blog post that will highlight implementation ideas of various NGPF resources, strategies to engage your students in a Zoom world, and other useful teacher tips shared by teachers in recent Virtual PD sessions.
This week’s Collaborate Board was created by a team of teachers at a VPD session titled “The Costs of COVID.” This VPD explores COVID costs like treatment and personal protective equipment and also reviews best practices for facilitating classroom discussions about COVID’s cost impact on individuals and the domestic economy. During the session, teachers reviewed a Choice Board of resources and were asked:
What resource did you look at and how can you implement it with students?
Top responses included:
To learn more about these resources and facilitation strategies, register for this Virtual PD – The Costs of COVID – taking place on Wednesday, January 6, 2021 at 5pm PT/8pm ET.
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About the Author
Amanda joins the NGPF Team with 18 years of experience teaching personal finance. During that time, she led her students to hundreds of thousands of dollars in scholarships, won multiple awards, and most importantly, impacted the financial lives of thousands of high school students. Amanda prides herself on being an educational leader and is constantly looking for innovative ways to make the classroom relevant, rigorous, and fun. She is a passionate advocate for financial education and has been a long time member of the NGPF community. Fun fact – Amanda was NGPF’s first teacher account! When Amanda isn’t working, she enjoys cooking, gardening, and traveling with her husband and two children.