ERIC Number: ED070688
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971-Jan
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Teacher's Kit for Consumer Education.
Hawaii State Dept. of Education, Honolulu. Office of Instructional Services.
This curriculum guide on Consumer Education, designed for high school seniors, was developed to help students become aware of and knowledgeable about their role as consumers in today's society. The following key concepts for study are emphasized: general principles of consumer purchasing; consumer credit; general principles of fraud, quackery, deception and contracts; consumer laws and services; and consumer rights and responsibilities. Each unit outline provides objectives, suggested content, procedures, and activities. The kit contains leaflets, pamphlets, and newsletters published by various agencies to aid the teacher in developing the units. Bibliographies following each unit describe available multimedia materials, and a list of general consumer education bibliographies available for purchase is included. (SHM)
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Authoring Institution: Hawaii State Dept. of Education, Honolulu. Office of Instructional Services.