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December 31, 2017

As we move into a new year, I wanted to take the time to think about all you have accomplished. You have introduced new curriculum, ideas, and discussion into your classroom. You have challenged your students to think and question their long-held ideas about the world around them. 

We were blown away by your students du...

November 20, 2017

Hello All!

I want to reach out and congratulate you on making it through Phase 1 of the BlackFem curriculum! This will be the beginning of our monthly blog posts. As we prepare for the Performance Assessment, I wanted to reach out and give you the top five tips for teacher prep:

  1. Review the extended lesson plans.

  2. ...

June 29, 2017

 Please email the BlackFem At School team if you have any questions or comments at blackfematschool@blackfem.org.

June 24, 2017

We are so proud of our students at the Bank of Amber!

May 1, 2017

We are excited to visit our school partners beginning this month for our observations. Observations are important so that we can ensure that we customize our curriculum to meet the needs of the school more generally, and then the students and teachers in each classroom.

Classroom Integration Logistics

Beginning with the...

April 11, 2017

To further infuse the experiences of low-income communities into our curriculum, we had to address the issue of tax preparers who often take advantage of financially illiterate people. Some of our families this year have even come to us after having be exploited by tax preparers. As such, we will be including curriculu...

March 1, 2017

Our curriculum utilizes visual inquiry to expose students to complex financial problems. As students are introduces to more complex problems, this teaching method will increase their ability to think more clearly and articulate how to approach finance and wealth-building. We will continue to use visual inquiry during t...

January 12, 2017

Below are the logistics for our After School Bank, which can also be implemented into classrooms for behavior management tactics.

(1)  The School Bank

a.     About the School Bank

                                               i.     Students in the After School program run the school bank and create studen...

October 7, 2016

Through our programs, BlackFem strives to meet measurable outcomes that will ensure long-term success:

- Through wealth and financial literacy education aimed at students of all ages, BlackFem expects that students will begin to use financial tools and make informed financial decisions based on their unique life stage a...

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