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What if Money Was No Object?

"In this three minute illuminating video, British philosopher Alan Watts poses the question "What would you do if money were no object?" On the surface the question seems a bit heedless. Yet each question ties together seamlessly to pull…"
Aug 4, 2013
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What if Money Was No Object?

What if Money Was No Object? [HD] Alan Watts. Alan Watts audio courtesy of alanwatts.org. Read More: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alan_Watts All credit goes ...
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How to graduate college with a job you love & less debt: Jullien Gordon at TEDxMidwest

The former, linear model of success is obsolete. Students are not getting the return on education investments that they did just 1 decade ago. Jullien Gordon...
Jan 1, 2013
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My New Year's Wish

My New Year's wish is for our country to provide all of our kids with the financial concepts and tools they deserve to make wise and informed financial choices.The average household income for the bottom 90% of American families is $29,840. Knowing this, it's not hard to understand why 85% of parents want a stand-alone course in personal finance to be a high school graduation requirement. Our…See More
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Finance For Future Generations

"All the perplexities, confusion and distress in America arise not from defects in their Constitution or Confederation, nor from want of honor or virtue, so much as downright ignorance of the nature of coin, credit, and circulation." - John AdamsOn the first day of Personal Finance class, I explain to the students that the course is designed to empower them with the financial tools they need to manage their money consistent with what they value. The students are challenged to have a vision of…See More
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My New Year's Wish

Posted on January 1, 2013 at 9:33pm 0 Comments

My New Year's wish is for our country to provide all of our kids with the financial concepts and tools they deserve to make wise and informed financial choices.

The average household income for the bottom 90% of American families is $29,840. Knowing this, it's not hard to understand why 85% of parents want a stand-alone course in personal finance to be a…

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Closing Letter To My Students

Posted on February 12, 2012 at 7:14pm 0 Comments

I can remember vividly being a high school student, anticipating the feeling of relief as I prepared for my final examination. I wanted to move on, thinking very little about any future events beyond playing sports and hanging out with my friends. I did not consider the ripple effects of learning or not learning.



Imagine throwing a pebble deep into the center of a crystal clear pond. The result is ripples that wave one after another throughout the pond, deep from the center, slowly… Continue

I'm Still Waiting for Superman

Posted on February 12, 2012 at 7:13pm 0 Comments

I spent the weekend hung up with the flu, which gave me a chance to watch Waiting for Superman. Watching this probably made me even more sick, but that is for another post. I think most would agree that Waiting for Superman is heartbreaking. Where there is clear disagreement is how the movie spins the problem, and the diagnosis. Yet if you look hard enough, the diagnosis can be found in the movie. I recognize three key points.



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Finance For Future Generations

Posted on October 17, 2011 at 9:24pm 0 Comments

"All the perplexities, confusion and distress in America arise not from defects in their Constitution or Confederation, nor from want of honor or virtue, so much as downright ignorance of the nature of coin, credit, and circulation." - John Adams



On the first day of Personal Finance class, I explain to the students that the course is designed to empower them with the financial tools they need to manage their money consistent with what they value. The students are challenged to have…

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How often do you talk with students about plagiarism? Is it always easy to explain them why should they write original papers and express their own thoughts? Do they understand how to cite sources and do a research?The problem of plagiarism worried me for a while. I've tried different methods of plagiarism prevention, and now…See More
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Preschoolers enjoy patriotic activities just like everyone else. It’s an exciting experience that gives them the opportunity to learn the history of our country.Happy Memorial DayHere are 6 craft ideas for Memorial Day for preschoolers that they will find easy and love to do:American Flag PaintingUse small craft pom-poms to dab red, white and blue paint onto paper. Using clothespins to hold the poms, dab each color paint in the shape of a flag.Make American MonumentsPlace pictures of the…See More
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We are living in a generation where the need of education among the students are higher than ever. Today's students are thinking of competing in this 'global society'. And to do so they have a diverse range of educational need. To impart that much of education educators need to think beyond the traditional educational system and introduce an alternative platform that will quench student's desire.…See More
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