ERIC Number: ED203185
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979-Feb
Personal Finance: A Curriculum Guide for Consumer and Homemaking Education.
Lehrman, Ray; Bomotti, Marty Jordan
This curriculum guide contains seven units for a secondary consumer and homemaking education course in personal finance. Unit titles include (1) Money Management, (2) Savings and Investments, (3) Wise Use of Credit, (4) Insurance, (5) Understanding Taxes, (6) Purchasing of Goods and Services, and (7) Consumer Citizenship. Each unit is organized around a broad goal and a number of more specific sub-goals related to a single topic covered in the unit. A five-column format is used to present content, student objectives, teacher/learner activities, method of evaluation, and teaching/learning aids. Content information, student objectives, and learning activities are suggestions only. The "Method of Evaluation" column is left blank so that the teacher can choose the technique most appropriate for the learning activity chosen. An appendix contains Guidelines to Insure Sex Fairness in Education Division Communications and Products. (YLB)
Descriptors: Behavioral Objectives, Consumer Economics, Consumer Education, Consumer Protection, Course Descriptions, Credit (Finance), Curriculum Guides, Estate Planning, Home Economics, Insurance, Investment, Learning Activities, Money Management, Purchasing, Resource Materials, Responsibility, Secondary Education, Sex Fairness, Taxes
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Alaska State Dept. of Education, Juneau.
Authoring Institution: Northern Inst. for Research, Training, and Development, Inc., Anchorage, AK.
Note: For related documents see CE 029 352-353 and CE 029 356.