Teachers

The "Talking money in class!" contest

Hold an in-class activity FROM September 1 to December 8, 2017 and stand the chance to win one of 21 cash prizes.

Tesaffaires.com and the Autorité des marchés financiers (the “AMF”) are inviting teachers at the primary, secondary, adult education and CEGEP levels to incorporate the concepts of money, budgeting, investment or credit into their courses or teaching activities.

How to register? It's easy!

Send us the following information by e-mail at concoursenseignants@tesaffaires.com:

  • Name of the activity chosen from the list below;
  • Number of students participating in the activity;
  • Your appreciation of the tool/activity (optional).

All of the available tools are free except for the Bourstad contest, for which there is a small registration fee. However, Bourstad en tout temps (in French only) is free of charge.

Win one of the twenty prizes of $300!

Bonus: Special prize of $1,000 in support of educational projects to a teacher of the new Secondary V financial education course.

The draw will take place on December 12, 2017.

> Contest Rules (Available in French only)

Tools and activities

Select one of these tools/activities:

Tools – Primary EducationCyclesActivities

Dollar $ense! (GRICS)

All cycles

Learning activities. To help students build the foundations for financial literacy.

Finance P.G.L. (Fondation P.G.L.)
(Available in French only)

All cycles

On-line activities on three themes: employment, water, and education for a better world.

Charly & Max Get Involved! (Desjardins)

All cycles

Interactive game to help children ages 6 to 11 manage their first dollars.

Step by step finance guide (Desjardins) 

All cycles

Activities, articles and videos for each age group.

Zone enseignants (Office de la protection du consommateur)
(Available in French only)

All cycles

Teaching activities for classroom discussions about advertising and responsible consumer behavior.

Treasure Academy

Cycle Three

Turnkey personal finance education program. Offered as classroom or extracurricular activities.

Tools – Secondary EducationCyclesActivities

Treasure Academy

All cycles

Turnkey personal finance program for teachers. Offered as classroom or extracurricular activities.

Bourstad (Cirano)
(Available in French only)

Cycle One

Opportunity to learn about the stock market through an on-line simulation.

Money Fair (Canadian Foundation for Economic Education)

All cycles

Teacher’s guide for organizing a money fair at school.

Finance P.G.L. (Fondation P.G.L.)
(Available in French only)

Cycle One

On-line activities on three themes: employment, water, and education for a better world. 

Tesaffaires.com calculators (Autorité des marchés financiers)

Cycle Two

Calculators to demonstrate financial concepts.

Secondary School Financial Education Program: Complementary teaching activities (AMF, CNESST, OPC and RQ)

Cycle Two

Learning situations adapted to young people’s reality and designed to build on the Takes a position on a financial issue competency.

Personal Finance: I’m in Charge (Desjardins)

Cycle Two

A skills-development program with 16 tailored modules offered for free by local community organizations.

Your Money (Canadian Bankers Association)

Cycle Two

Free 50-minute in-class seminar on key financial concepts facilitated by a banker volunteer.

Money and Youth (Canadian Foundation for Economic Education)

Cycle Two

Guide to help kids understand money and financial matters.

Zone enseignants (Office de la protection du consommateur)
(Available in French only)

Cycle Two

Teaching activities for classroom discussions about credit, advertising, consumer rights and remedies, responsible consumer behavior and financial education.

Ready, Set, Invest! – Éducaloi

Secondary V

Classroom workshop given by a legal professional.

Récit de l'Univers social in collaboration with UQTR (in French only)Secondary VOverall planning, activities and resources for teachers of the financial education course 
Tools – College and Adult EducationActivities

Treasure Academy

Turnkey personal finance education program. Offered as classroom or extracurricular activities.

Bourstad (Cirano)
(Available in French only)

Opportunity to learn about the stock market through an on-line simulation.

Tesaffaires.com calculators (Autorité des marchés financiers)

Calculators to demonstrate financial concepts.

Personal Finance: I’m in Charge (Desjardins)

A skills-development program with 16 tailored modules offered for free by local community organizations.

Your Financial Toolkit (FCAC - AMF)

Independent self-learning program to help Canadians manage their personal finances. Videos, self-assessment tools, etc.