New Hampshire Law Lets Parents Pick Kids' Curriculum
This video talks about the controversy of allowing parents to have a 'say' in what sort of curriculum their children are exposed to. It talks about the controversy of giving parents more control of their students. There is also discussion of how te...
Date: January 26, 2012
Could the iPhone 5 really Boost US GDP?
The video is a great way to introduce students to Gross Domestic Product. It also initiates discussion on what affects the GDP. Please remember this video does not explain what GDP so it should only be used as a discussion piece. ...
Grades: 10 11 12
Date: September 11, 2012
Compromise on Horizon to Avert "Fiscal Cliff"?
This video serves as the starting point for a discussion on how government officials in the executive and legislative branches who have different points of view can come together and solve a looming problem by compromising and giving in some on their...
Grades: 7 8 9 10 11 12
Date: November 11, 2012
Prodigy at 16: Hype or Home Run?
This lesson takes a look at what it means to be a child prodigy. It will help spur on discussion about the hype surrounding 16 year old Bryce Harper and whose responsibility it is to protect him and his future in baseball....
Date: June 06, 2009
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