ERIC Number: ED154253
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: N/A
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The World of Business. Teacher's Activity and Resource Guide.
Columbus Public Schools, OH.
This activity and resource guide is intended to assist teachers in developing course content and effective teaching methods in business education. (General Business for Economic Understanding," 11th edition, is the adopted textbook for this guide.) The guide is organized into twelve major units and is designed so that each unit builds upon the skills, knowledge, and concepts developed in preceding units. The units by title are (1) "Your Economic World"; (2) "How Business Serves the Economy"; (3) "Looking at Careers"; (4) "Being a Wise Consumer"; (5) "Practical Money Management"; (6) "Using Banking Services"; (7) "Using Credit Wisely"; (8) "Insuring Against Risks"; (9) "Saving and Investing"; (10) "Moving Ideas, Goods and People"; (11) "Government, Labor, and World Trade"; and (12) "Starting Your Career." Each unit is subdivided into several parts of related material for a total of fifty parts for the guide. The information in each part is organized by the following headings: learning goals; suggested teaching procedures; improving your business vocabulary; understanding what you read; applying your business knowledge; and enriching your business understanding. (JH)
Descriptors: Banking, Business, Business Education, Career Planning, Communications, Consumer Economics, Consumer Education, Credit (Finance), Economics, Exports, Financial Services, Government Role, Insurance, Interest (Finance), International Relations, Investment, Labor Economics, Learning Activities, Money Management, Objectives, Resource Materials, Secondary Education, Teaching Guides, Teaching Methods, Transportation, Vocabulary Development
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Columbus Public Schools, OH.