ERIC Number: ED311291
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: N/A
Development of Financial Skills. Successful Living Skills.
Oklahoma State Dept. of Vocational and Technical Education, Stillwater. Curriculum and Instructional Materials Center.
This module is designed to introduce students to the financial system and to ways of securing a positive financial position through proper budgeting, balancing, and spending of monies earned. The module also provides information on students' rights as consumers and how to protect themselves in the marketplace. This module is appropriate for all secondary and postsecondary students. The module contains six instructional units: Earning Money; Managing Money; Spending Money; Protecting the Consumer; Using Financial Services; and Securing Credit. Each unit follows a standard format that includes eight basic components: performance objectives, suggested activities for the teacher, information sheets, assignment sheets, job sheets, transparency masters and supplements, tests, and answers to tests and assignment sheets. Depending on the specific objectives, there may or may not be transparency masters, supplements, assignment sheets, or job sheets included in the unit of instruction. All of the unit components focus on measurable and observable learning outcomes. Teachers are encouraged to supplement, personalize, localize, and motivate with these materials to develop a complete teaching/learning process. Units of instruction are designed for use in more than one lesson or class period of instruction. (NLL)
Descriptors: Behavioral Objectives, Budgeting, Consumer Protection, Credit (Finance), Financial Services, Income, Instructional Materials, Learning Modules, Money Management, Outcomes of Education, Postsecondary Education, Secondary Education, State Curriculum Guides, Vocational Education
Curriculum and Instructional Materials Center, Oklahoma Dept. of Vocational and Technical Education, 1500 West Seventh Avenue, Stillwater, OK 74074 (Order No. BS1004: $20.00).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Tests/Questionnaires
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Oklahoma State Dept. of Vocational and Technical Education, Stillwater. Curriculum and Instructional Materials Center.
Identifiers - Location: Oklahoma