ERIC Number: ED086589
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Publication Date: 1973-Sep
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Changing Times Teacher's Journal. Volume 5, Number 1.
Changing Times, Washington, DC.
This newsletter, published monthly from September through May, keeps teachers informed about new learning resources in consumer education, as well as the latest projects and developments in the field. This issue contains a lead article on development of valuing skills in consumer economics. The major portion of the newsletter consists of three learning activities on The Big-name Credit Cards and How They Compare, How To Pay Those College Bills, and Buying Beef by the Side. A guide to help teachers introduce each topic, sample questions to be used to facilitate classroom discussion, and exercises for review are provided for each activity. Transparency materials to be used with the first two activities are also provided. Information and ideas from readers are welcomed. Those desiring to receive the newsletter should write to: Changing Times Education Service, Editorial and Executive Office, 1729 H Street, N.W. Washington, D.C. 20006 Price: $2.65 per subscription for ten or more copies. (RM)
Descriptors: Consumer Economics, Consumer Education, Instructional Materials, Learning Activities, Newsletters, Questioning Techniques, Resource Materials, Secondary Education, Teaching Methods, Values
Changing Times Education Service, Editorial and Executive Office, 1729 H Street, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20006 ($2.65 per subscription of 10 or more copies)
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Authoring Institution: Changing Times, Washington, DC.