NWLSD Technology Links

21st Century Success: Reality Check





Internet Safety:

One Face Created for kids, teachers, and parents, this locally-created Lehigh Valley Internet Safety site is full of resources for teaching young people about Internet safety.  Includes a pledge students can sign.

Personal Finance:

EconEdLink A premier source of classroom tested, Internet-based economic lesson materials for K-12 teachers and their students. You'll find lesson plans, web links, current events, economic data, cyberteaching tips, and more.

Practical Money Skills for Life With a diverse palette of resources - free lesson plans, profiles of inspiring teachers, discussion of relevant economic topics, and more - Practical Money Skills for Life hopes to empower educators, enable student learning, and ultimately support the financial literacy necessary for success today.

Learn Free  Tutorials and interactives on a variety of topics needed in everyday life.

Your Money's Best Friend  From The Pennsylvania Office of Financial Education, this site hosts a wealth of resources for kids, teens, and adults on sound personal finance practices.

Mint Mint is a very popular personal-finance tool that allows you to keep track your credit card transactions, balance your budget, and create charts or graphs to help you visualize your spending. Mint is the free and secure way to manage your money online. In fact, Mint has been so successful that the makers of Quicken and TurboTax purchased it in 2009. What are you waiting for? Hurry up and sign up!