Who We Are
Biz Kid$ is a national financial education initiative based on an Emmy Award-winning public television series about kids, money, and business. The series includes 65 episodes and reaches one million viewers per episode.
Using a clever blend of entertainment and education, each Biz Kid$ episode shows kids how to make and manage money by introducing concepts of financial literacy and entrepreneurship. To keep young viewers engaged, the series includes a fast-paced mix of direct education delivered by young actors, sketch comedy, animation, and stories featuring real young entrepreneurs. The show is complemented by a resource-rich website, free lesson plans mapped to state and national standards, outreach activities, a robust Facebook presence, a blog for parents, and a book and corresponding online course for teens titled “How To Turn $100 Into $1 Million.”
What We Offer
Fun and engaging video content featuring real-life young entrepreneurs, hilarious sketch comedy and animation – available to stream free at BizKids.com and YouTube, or for purchase via Vimeo.
Free lesson plans for teachers mapped to state and national standards, and available in both English and Spanish.
Our engaging class in millionairedom, “How to Turn $100 into $1,000,000,” is available as a best-selling book or an online course for teens.
Jump$tart Clearinghouse Links
The Biz Kid$ website has been reorganized to better serve aspiring entrepreneurs and educators! Seven new “learning pillars” display a variety of Biz Kid$ content on specific topics including entrepreneurship, the economy, and Credit & Debt. Each pillar displays video clips, lesson plans, and engaging activities.
Also, there’s a new way to watch the best of Biz Kid$ anytime, anywhere! “Best of Biz Kid$” video bundles are available in three curated collections: Start a Business, Financial Basics, and Saving & Investing.
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