An introduction to the personal finance tools that high school students will need as they start to make independent financial decisions. Students will get hands-on practice and experience with pay stubs, banking, savings, credit cards, credit score, taxes and more. This class will use Nearpod (an award-winning student engagement platform) as the teaching platform, and include practical discussions, activities, games, and educational video clips. The virtual setting provides students a fun way to keep learning through various activities designed especially for online delivery. Attendees will leave with a list of financial to-dos that they can check off thier high school graduation checklist. This class will be co-taught by Sumeit and Sanjay Aggarwal. They have written this course with a focus on building financial literacy as a life skill.
Sumeit Aggarwal is the Co-founder and Managing Partner of Finhive, a social enterprise dedicated to providing financial education to communities and small businesses. She is a Nearpod Certified Educator, an award-winning student engagement platform. Sumeit earned her Certificate in Financial Planning from Boston University, MBA from Babson College and was recently featured by Babson for fighting the gender investment gap. She holds a Master’s degree in Information Systems from Northeastern University and a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Delhi University.
Sanjay Aggarwal, CPA, MBA is dedicated to helping individuals and families achieve personal financial success. Sanjay has held senior corporate roles in accounting, tax and finance, and previously worked at a big-four accounting firm auditing and advising large public companies, fast growing startups, and IPOs.