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12c. Who Pays for Education?
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Public education is the single largest expenditure for state and local governments ...

Public education is the single largest expenditure for state and local governments across the nation. Yet it is arguably the most criticized. Many people charge that public schools are faltering and that American academic achievements are far behind those in other countries. In recent years, many states and localities have experimented with improving public schools.

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Business and Information Technology
Civics and Government
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Independence Hall Association
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American Government
18b. Hamilton's Financial Plan
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Presidents Washington ($1), Lincoln ($5), Jackson ($20), and Grant ($50) all appear ...

Presidents Washington ($1), Lincoln ($5), Jackson ($20), and Grant ($50) all appear on currency. But what about this guy Alexander Hamilton on the ten-spot? How did he get there? A sawbuck says you'll know the answer after reading this piece.

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Business and Information Technology
U.S. History
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Diagram/Illustration
Reading
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Independence Hall Association
Provider Set:
US History
21st Century Skills Map - Project Management for Learning
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The 21st Century Skills Map – Project Management for Learning provides a ...

The 21st Century Skills Map – Project Management for Learning provides a cross walk between project management skills, 21st century skills and career pathways. The Skills Map not only shows which of the 21st Century Skills are learned through the four stages of a learning project, it also provides tips, guidance, and example projects that incorporate methods to make managing and leading learning projects more straightforward, more productive, and a deeper and more exciting learning experience for both teachers and students.

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Career and Technical Education
Business and Information Technology
Marketing, Management and Entrepreneurship
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Curriculum Map
Author:
Project Management Institute Education Foundation
3 Ways to Get Expert Advice (Entrepreneurship)
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Many startup crises can be averted by seeking expert guidance in the ...

Many startup crises can be averted by seeking expert guidance in the planning stages, long before leases are signed or business cards are printed. Like a savvy career counselor or financial planner, the right advisor can help you build a solid foundation as well as steer you through choppy waters once you open your doors.

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Career and Technical Education
Business and Information Technology
Marketing, Management and Entrepreneurship
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Reading
Reference Material
Author:
Brad Sugars
46f. A Consumer Economy
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The 1920s was a decade of increasing conveniences for the middle class. ...

The 1920s was a decade of increasing conveniences for the middle class. New products made household chores easier and led to more leisure time. Products previously too expensive became affordable. New forms of financing allowed every family to spend beyond their current means. Advertising capitalized on people's hopes and fears to sell more and more goods.

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Business and Information Technology
Marketing, Management and Entrepreneurship
U.S. History
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Diagram/Illustration
Reading
Provider:
Independence Hall Association
Provider Set:
US History
8 Advantages and Disadvantages of Entrepreneurship
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This article goes over some of the advantages and disadvantages of becoming ...

This article goes over some of the advantages and disadvantages of becoming an entrepreneur. Students can read this article to consider whether or not entrepreneurship is for them.

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Career and Technical Education
Business and Information Technology
Marketing, Management and Entrepreneurship
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Reading
Reference Material
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Future of Working
ABCs of Investing
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Assignment can be used to assess understanding of investing concepts.  Students use ...

Assignment can be used to assess understanding of investing concepts.  Students use both knowledge and creativity to design a slide show of terms that relate to investing.  *See Resource Library for attachment (rubric).  

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Business and Information Technology
Material Type:
Lesson Plan
Author:
Joan Gard
ACE School Management and Leadership: Lead and Manage organisational system, physical and financial resources (PDF)
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The premise of this module is that effective education is built upon, ...

The premise of this module is that effective education is built upon, and grounded in, policies, principles and values. The acts, regulations and policies of national and provincial governments have created the framework and values within which the schools organisational systems, and physical and financial resources should be managed.This module examines the structures, systems and processes that should be established in order for a school to be effective. The expectation of all stakeholders in the school environment is that an effective school will be able to provide an education of progressively higher quality for all learners.

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Business and Information Technology
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Textbook
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OER Africa
South African Institute for Distance Education
ACE School Management and Leadership: Lead and Manage organisational system, physical and financial resources (Word)
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This module examines the structures, systems and processes that should be established ...

This module examines the structures, systems and processes that should be established in order for a school to be effective. The expectation of all stakeholders in the school environment is that an effective school will be able to provide an education of progressively higher quality for all learners. The premise of this module is that effective education is built upon, and grounded in, policies, principles and values. The acts, regulations and policies of national and provincial governments have created the framework and values within which the schools organisational systems, and physical and financial resources should be managed.

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Business and Information Technology
Higher Education
Material Type:
Textbook
Provider:
OER Africa
South African Institute for Distance Education
Author:
Department of Education
ACE School Management and Leadership: Lead and manage a subject, learning area or phase (PDF)
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The purpose of this module is to develop effective curriculum leaders and ...

The purpose of this module is to develop effective curriculum leaders and managers who will enhance the quality of teaching and learning through application of the theories, concepts and issues handled in this module. It is hoped that in examining these issues school principals and SMT members will be more conscious of their role of leading and facilitating transformation in schools through effective leadership of the curriculum and of teaching and learning

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Business and Information Technology
Material Type:
Textbook
Provider:
OER Africa
South African Institute for Distance Education
ACE School Management and Leadership: Lead and manage a subject, learning area or phase (Word)
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The purpose of this module is to develop effective curriculum leaders and ...

The purpose of this module is to develop effective curriculum leaders and managers who will enhance the quality of teaching and learning through application of the theories, concepts and issues handled in this module. It is hoped that in examining these issues school principals and SMT members will be more conscious of their role of leading and facilitating transformation in schools through effective leadership of the curriculum and of teaching and learning

Subject:
Business and Information Technology
Material Type:
Textbook
Provider:
OER Africa
South African Institute for Distance Education