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Want to be an innovator in STEM education?

Educating kids in your communities makes good sense. It’s not only a benefit for those students engaged, but for your organization as well. With so many companies getting involved in STEM and STEAM education, how can you differentiate yourself from other organizations and provide something new and different? Unique learning tools are key and we’d […]
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Enhancing Your Corporation’s Impact through STEM Education

Recently the NTC Research Foundation had the pleasure of hosting Dr. Freeman Hrabowski, President of the University of Maryland, Baltimore County, at our offices in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Dr. Hrabowski was appointed by President Barack Obama to chair the President’s Advisory Commission on Educational Excellence for African Americans. He was also named by Time magazine as […]
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We Asked the Experts

In a 2017 national survey of banking industry executives by SourceMedia (publisher of American Banker) NTC explored how financial institutions use financial literacy education for K-12 students to differentiate themselves from competitors. Interestingly, 83% of those surveyed believe that K-12 programs are gaining importance as part of their mission and 80% believe that budgets for […]
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The Effectiveness of Early Personal Financial Education

How can you get the best ROI from your K-12 financial literacy program? Financial Economist, Lewis Mandell Ph.D., conducted a study of the effectiveness of financial literacy education on pre-high school students. Through pre- and post-tests, along with a unique experiment, he found clear indicators that the students directly engaged by the particular program outlined […]
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Pow! Financial Education with Impact

Educating kids in your communities makes good sense. In our survey of 235 bankers conducted through SourceMedia (publisher of American Banker) we confirmed our belief that it’s a benefit for not just those students engaged but your organization as well. But how can you differentiate yourself from the competition? Unique learning tools are key and […]
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Teachers: Allies in the Fight for Money-Smart Communities

Executives in the financial industry know that educational programming in schools builds trust with customers, improves reputation and provides a valuable service. According to our survey of 235 banking experts, they also believe that K-12 teachers don’t always have the skills or resources to effectively teach financial literacy. How can you help teachers improve their […]
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Engage Your Current (and Future) Customers

NTC and American Banker conducted a 2017 survey of 235 financial executives regarding K-12 financial literacy programs. The results revealed a definite surge in financial education as a corporate mission. So now that you know that – how can your organization benefit? How those programs can help to leverage both community outreach and marketing initiatives? […]
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