How I use Banqer
I am a maths teacher in a Christchurch high school. I have started using Banqer with my year 10 class to develop their understanding of Financial Literacy. We have discussed what income is, and why w
Students 'donations' make a real difference with real $$
In connection with our school wide values unit of Kindness this term, I gathered pledges of real NZ cash from staff. My students are aiming to 'donate' $2000 in Banqer dollars, this term and next.
Banqer in the classroom
We use Banqer on a weekly basis. We are at the stage where students are applying for jobs (after providing a CV) and also buying houses. Such a great way to learn about the real world and motivate s
How I Use Banqer
My class loves Banqer. I primarily use it as a reward system, depositing money for everything from quiz results to showing school values, to getting changed quickly after swimming! The introduction o
Banqer Auction Pack Giveaway!
We always love hearing about the unique ways that teachers and students are using Banqer in their classrooms. Such tales can also help other teachers to find inspiration on how to utilise Banqer in th
Purchase desks not property
Hi Natasha, So the payment date for jobs is set from the date that you accept a student's job application. On the student's view it should say the number of hours or days left until their income paym
Access for other teachers?
Hi Natasha, It's easy for you to invite your principal so that he can look at your students and see what is going on inside your class Banqer. Here is a link to help you - http://academy.banqer.co/ge
Can I employ students who haven't applied for a job or do they have to go through the process of applying the job?
Hi Cheryl Great question. Unfortunately they have to apply for the specific job. If there is the potential to have more than one person doing the popular jobs, you could always open up additional p
Seeing Class Credit Scores
Hi Adam. I'll get that in for you today.
My kids had a blast brainstorming jobs and payrates today - they cant wait to apply!
Full time vs Part time jobs?
Hi Adam, Great question! This is totally up to the teacher and how they explain it to the students. A full time position could definitely be a job that is done daily and a part time job a weekly one.
Checking students' transactions.
Morning Leanne, turns out you found a bug at our end. Last night Ben went ahead and fixed that. So now when you go to "Manage students" and click on a students name you should see ALL of their transac