ERIC Number: ED048469
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1967
Reference Count: N/A
A Teacher's Guide on Cooperative Enterprise in the American Economy.
National Education Association, Washington, DC.
Developed primarily for teachers in business education, this guide is intended to provide a reference in presenting the organization, structure, and role of cooperative enterprises. The guide sets out (1) a suggested lesson plan which includes the teaching objectives in regard to cooperative enterprise, (2) text references and related available material, and (3) related questions and topics for classroom discussion about cooperative enterprises. The material is presented in nine lesson plans which include (1) What Is A Cooperative?, (2) History of Cooperation, (3) Cooperative Principles and Practices, (4) Cooperatives in the United States--Marketing, and (5) Cooperatives in the United States--Supply. Certain of these lesson plans are also recommended for use in social studies, economics, civics, history and geography classes. In addition to several useful charts and a project outline, the guide contains a set of examinations and answers.
Descriptors: Business Education, Cooperatives, Economic Opportunities, Lesson Plans, Organization, Resource Materials, Secondary Schools, Social Studies, Teaching Guides, Tests
Cooperative League of the USA, 59 East Van Buren, Chicago, Illinois 60605 ($1.00)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Cooperative Foundation, Chicago, IL.
Authoring Institution: National Education Association, Washington, DC.