Demonstrator 3. Consumerism
All students have equitable access to high quality, rigorous consumerism education curriculum.
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a.) Consumerism curriculum is rigorous, aligned to state and national standards, and meets the needs of diverse learners and includes the integration of 21st Century Skills and Knowledge.
b.) Students develop real world skills related to consumerism including problem-solving, goal setting, critical thinking, decision making, and analyzing information.
c.) Consumerism curriculum is connected to business and industry and local business and industry partners are utilized as resources (i.e. guest speakers, judges, etc.)
d.) Students routinely engage in grade level appropriate finanical decision making.
e.) Students apply core academic skills such as math and reading to solve real world problems related to consumerism.
f.) Information about consumerism is routinely integrated into the total school curriculum.
g.) Technology is integrated into the delivery of the consumerism curriculum.