Learning Objectives

After playing Claim Your Future, students will be able to:

  • Have conversations about their goals and aspirations.
  • Examine their assumptions about schooling, careers, money and savings.
  • Link today’s educational and spending choices to future job options and financial stability.
  • Describe post-secondary education options and identify basic vocabulary associated with college exploration.
  • Create a balanced budget.
  • Explain how small expenses can add up — especially regular ones!
  • Distinguish between wants and needs and learn to prioritize.
  • Describe benefits of saving and the impact of long-term student debt.

Claim Your Future classroom game kits are also available. To order the Claim Your Future game, click here.