How teachers can use MoneySmart
Financial literacy should be part of every teacher's
toolkit. If you are confident in managing your own personal
finances and understand what is involved in making smart money
decisions, you will be better prepared to help students in your
class develop the skills to do the same.
We have a range of financial
literacy education resources for teacher and parent use.
All resources are vetted by a quality assurance process and are
mapped to the Australian Curriculum and the
National Consumer and Financial Literacy Framework.
Take a look at some of our featured resources
MoneySmart Teaching has a great range of digital activities and
resources you can use in the classroom to teach kids about
development for you
Quality teaching is critical for student development and
success. Professional development is critical for growing and
supporting great teachers.
MoneySmart provides professional development and
resources aligned to the Australian professional standards for
teachers, so you can effectively develop young peoples skills and
understanding around money.
Here are some of the professional development courses we
Success stories from
The MoneySmart Teaching program has been successfully integrated into a
number of schools across Australia.
Take a look at some of the success stories.
Be a MoneySmart teacher
In order to teach financial literacy effectively it can
help to develop your own financial knowledge and skills and have an
understanding of why it is important to make this part of your
We have a lot of information to help you to better manage your
money, including information on:
MoneySmart also offers a range of calculators and apps,
videos and quizzes to guide you
on your financial path.
Financial health for
Financial Health for
Teachers is a personal learning program developed in
partnership with Scott Pape, the 'Barefoot Investor'.
The videos of teachers sharing their financial stories are
designed to help you feel confident and in control of your
Try some of Scott Pape's Money Challenges below, and take charge
of your finances.
MoneySmart Teaching is a comprehensive
program to develop the consumer and financial literacy capabilities
of both teachers and students.
Last updated: 19 Jan 2017