Resources, Websites and Information
The Stock Market Games Website; Virtual investing website where students created a simulated financial portfolio and track their investments in a competition environment against other schools.
MarketWatch.com - Virtual Stock Exchange: Another virtual investing website for students to create a simulated financial portfolio and track their investments. MarketWatch differs from The Stock Market Game as the competitive environment can be a single class and for any desired length.
Schoology; Learning Management System for the Classroom... Student Assignments will be within this site... similar to Blackboard in College.
Turnitin; Technology Website Tool for Assessments.
Knowledge@Wharton Lesson Plans for High School; Lesson Plans ranging from Accounting, Career Development, Economics, Entrepreneurship, Finance, International Studies, Marketing and More.
MyEconEdLink Website: Great Website for Personal Finance and Economics Lesson Plans and Ideas!
Presidential Election 2016; Election Resources, including Videos, Facts, Games and Articles.
PBS Lesson Plans for Business and Economics; Great resource from PBS.
Kahoot; Game based Learning - so much fun!
VoiceThread; Web Based Communication Tool for Students.
Fraud Videos: A bank of Financial and Fraud Videos for the Classroom.
Advertisements of the World: A database of ads around the world!
Harvard Business Review: Great Resource for Articles and Videos.
My Fico Score Credit Education: Understanding all 3 FICO Credite Scores.
Credit Card Calculator: The True Cost of Paying the Minimum Payment! OUCH!!!
50 Ideas and Resources for More Visual Learning! Great Article - Check it Out!
15 Digital Tools to Support Project Based Learning! Great Resource!
Ted Talk - The 7 Secrets of the Greatest Speakers in History! Fantastic for Public Speaking and Presentations!
Presentations Good/Bad Examples: On YouTube... great example of a college student giving presentation ideas. Students love it!
10 Ways to Grow Your School's Social Media Following... Great article and ideas for classes too!
Speaking and Listening Activities Ideas, Lessons and Projects