1. Banking and Financial Services

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    In Banking and Financial Services, students will develop knowledge and skills in the economic, financial, technological, international, social, and ethical aspects of banking to become competent employees and entrepreneurs. Students will incorporate a broad base of knowledge that includes the...
  2. Financial Analysis

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    In Financial Analysis, students will apply knowledge and technical skills in the economic, financial, technological, international, social, and ethical aspects of business to become competent consumers, employees, and entrepreneurs. Students will develop analytical skills by actively evaluating...
  3. Insurance Operations

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    In Insurance Operations, students will understand the laws and regulations to manage business operations and transactions in the insurance industry.
    This binder does not contain all lesson plans for this course. This content can be used with any textbook or...
  4. Money Matters

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    In Money Matters, students will investigate money management from a personal financial perceptive. Students will apply critical-thinking skills to analyze financial options based on current and projected economic factors. Students will gain knowledge and skills necessary to establish short-term...
  5. Securities and Investments

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    In Securities and Investments, students will understand the laws and regulations to manage business operations and transactions in the securities industry.
    This binder does not contain all lesson plans for this course. This content can be used with any textbook or...
  6. Financial Mathematics

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    Financial Mathematics is a course about personal money management. Students will apply critical-thinking skills to analyze personal financial...
  7. Accounting II

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    In Accounting II, students will continue the investigation of the field of accounting, including how it is impacted by industry standards as...
  8. Statistics and Business Decision Making

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    Statistics and Business Decision Making is an introduction to statistics and the application of statistics to business decision making....
  9. Principles of Business, Marketing, and Finance

    • Grade Range: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    In Principles of Business, Marketing, and Finance, students gain knowledge and skills in economies and private enterprise systems, the impact of global business, the marketing of goods and services, advertising, and product pricing. Students analyze the sales process and financial management...
  10. Accounting I

    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12, Postsecondary
    In Accounting I, students will investigate the field of accounting, including how it is impacted by industry standards as well as economic, financial, technological, international, social, legal, and ethical factors. Students will reflect on this knowledge as they engage in the process of...
  11. Scope and Sequence: Securities and Investments

    • Resource ID: 19388
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015
    Securities and Investments course scope and sequence within the Finance Career Cluster® summarizes the content to be taught, and one possible order for teaching the units of instruction. A brief description of each unit and the...
  12. Scope and Sequence: Statistics and Business Decision Making

    • Resource ID: 19393
    • Grade Range: 11, 12
    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015
    Statistics and Business Decision Making course scope and sequence within the Finance Career Cluster® summarizes the content to be taught, and one possible order for teaching the units of instruction. A brief description of each unit...
  13. Scope and Sequence: Financial Mathematics

    • Resource ID: 19394
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015
    Financial Mathematics course scope and sequence within the Finance Career Cluster® summarizes the content to be taught, and one possible order for teaching the units of instruction. A brief description of each unit and the...
  14. Scope and Sequence: Money Matters

    • Resource ID: 19386
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015
    Money Matters course scope and sequence within the Finance Career Cluster® summarizes the content to be taught, and one possible order for teaching the units of instruction. A brief description of each unit and the corresponding TEKS...
  15. Scope and Sequence: Banking and Financial Services

    • Resource ID: 19387
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    CTE TEKS - Implemented 2017-2018, adopted in 2015
    Banking and Financial Services course scope and sequence within the Finance Career Cluster® summarizes the content to be taught, and one possible order for teaching the units of instruction. A brief description of each unit and the...
  16. Lesson Plan: Foreign Exchange Market

    • Resource ID: 11456
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will explain how a foreign exchange market functions globally, and identify the importance of international financial markets.
  17. Lesson Plan: Savings

    • Resource ID: 11961
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    This lesson introduces students to the importance of saving and investing. Students will identify the differences between saving and investing, explore the concept of compounding to increase investment returns, and identify components of SMART goals as related to setting financial goals.
  18. Lesson Plan: Risky Business

    • Resource ID: 11963
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will be introduced to the concepts of risk and investments. They will understand the risk involved when investors are trying to make their money work for them. Tolerance for risk is reviewed and what students can do to protect themselves from risk in the future.
  19. Lesson Plan: Investment Models

    • Resource ID: 11965
    • Grade Range: 10, 11, 12
    This lesson introduces students to various methods used in analyzing investments. Students will learn about Capital Asset Pricing Model, Modern Portfolio Theory, Arbitrage Pricing Theory, and compare and contrast the various investment selection strategies.
  20. Lesson Plan: Credit History and Ratings

    • Resource ID: 11848
    • Grade Range: 9, 10, 11, 12
    In this lesson, students will be introduced to credit scores, reports, and ratings. Through this lesson, students will explore the importance of their personal credit score and identity theft protection.