Free for Pennsylvania Educators
Our passion is to help your classroom learn about personal finance. We do this via a comprehensive sponsor-paid free program that helps your students prepare to succeed financially in their personal and professional lives.
The Personal Finance Lab provides your classroom with a comprehensive online learning system and curriculum, budgeting game, stock market simulations, along with embedded educational content, all from the global leader in financial simulations – StockTrak! You are empowered to select the desirable parts of the program that you would like to utilize in your teaching!
Your teacher dashboard allows you to see all your students' progress, per program, at a glance, not in time-consuming drudgery. In just a few clicks, you can dive deep to see more on any student, in any program, helping you to zero in on students who need your attention. Students' have a new comprehensive student dashboard, that with new navigation too!
The Learning Management System contains over 600 lessons, articles, videos, interactive calculators, glossary terms, and a semester course. These cover a wide range of topics including, personal finance, investing, economics, social studies, and business. The Learning Management System will provide grading with the quizzes at the end of each lesson.
In the Budget Game, students learn to manage their checking, savings, and credit card accounts, deal with life’s expected and unexpected events, and try to increase their emergency fund, credit score, net worth, and overall game score.
We will continue our successful statewide and regional Stock Market Competitions for elementary, middle, and high schools. These comprehensive financial programs and competitions are held each semester with more than $10,000 in annual prizes for students and teachers. Register for free Personal Finance Lab teacher workshops.