Looking for resources to support financial literacy? Want to work on your student’s listening comprehension skills? Listenwise is an award-winning listening skills platform. It utilizes the power of listening to advance literacy and learning in all students.The collection of podcasts and public radio builds real world connections and assists students in developing and strengthening listening comprehension skills..
Planet Money is an award-winning NPR podcast that explains aspects of the economy with interesting, relevant stories that captivate audiences across the country–and now you can access that great content on Listenwise. Through this partnership Listenwise is offering economics stories and lessons aimed at high school students. Topics include the stock market, inflation, government spending, the Federal Reserve and much more. These stories are a great way to inform students about important economic systems, institutions, and issues facing the United States. At time of publication there are 12 stories available on Listenwise.