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  1. Fostering Financial Literacy in the ESL Classroom Using New Media Tools KQED Education Network

  2. Funded by CPB PUBLIC MEDIA INNOVATION FUND 6 month project from September 2009 - January 2010

  3. Goals of the project • To develop a financial literacy curriculum targeting ESL learners • To develop a curriculum that addresses differing needs and levels of proficiency in English • To increase adult ESL students’ understanding of key financial and economic concepts • To develop adult ESL students’ verbal and written English, especially around financial literacy vocabulary and ideas • To enhance students’ capacity for financial planning and decision-making

  4. Using New Media Tools • To use online new media resources from PBS/KQED/NPR to enrich the curriculum and make difficult concepts more accessible • To develop ESL teachers’ confidence in teaching financial literacy using multimedia tools.

  5. Curriculum Team ESL Instructors from • City College of San Francisco • The English Center in Oakland • Chabot College

  6. Fostering Financial Literacy in the ESL Classroom Using New Media Tools http://www.kqed.org/financialliteracy