Students will investigate global economics with emphasis on the free enterprise system and its impact on consumers and businesses. Students apply critical-thinking skills to analyze financial options based on current and projected economic factors. Students will gain knowledge and skills necessary to set long-term financial goals based on those options. Students will determine methods of achieving long-term financial goals through investment, tax planning, asset allocation, risk management, retirement planning, and estate planning.
Paper and pencil everyday
Folder for notes and handouts
Hand Sanitizer, Paper Towels or Ream of Paper
Curriculum and Textbooks:
For our curriculum we use both a classroom sets of books, and Dave Ramsey's course on finance; both of these have accompanying activities and exercises. We also use various resources on the internet. If a book needs to go home, it must be checked out by the teacher in advance and student will be responsible for financially replacing book if lost.
Managing Your Personal Finances – South-Western/Cengage ($60 replacement)
Financial Peace University – Dave Ramsey Video Course
Daily Class Work 50%
Late work will be penalized 20 points each day and will not be accepted after the third day.
When a test is given, the students will be asked to bring their cell phones to the front of the room, and the students will stay silent until the last person is finished the exam.