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NFTE (The Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship)
NFTE (The Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship) provides programs that inspire young people from low-income communities to stay in school, to recognize business opportunities, and to plan for successful future.
The Federal Reserve
Several education resources for teaching financial literacy and entrepreneurship can be found by visiting the website for the Federal Reserve System.
Virtual Enterprise International
With an emphasis on college and career readiness, VEI is an in-school live, global business simulation that offers students a competitive edge through project-based, collaborative learning and the development of 21st-century skills in entrepreneurship, global business, problem solving, communication, personal finance, and technology.
Many banks and credit unions offer courses in money skills for life. Wells Fargo's program, entitled, Hands on Banking is an excellent resource designed for both self-paced, individual learning and classroom use. The Instructor Guides can help instructors prepare, extend or modify lessons, and assess participating progress. Each guide may be used alone or as an adjunct to the online/CD program.