business education

How I created GetTime, an app to ease student stress

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How one high school senior developed an app that can help students manage stress—and their schedules—in a stressful time Continue reading

Lesson plan: Solar invention makes safety and production levels shine

Lesson Plan

Hit the lights, please! In this lesson, students will learn about emerging technologies that are bringing new light sources to remote, poor areas of the world. Students will then invent their own light source using the steps of the invention process and share it via social media using #PBSInvention. Continue reading

Lesson Plan: How to create a balanced budget — it’s a ‘Balancing Act’

Lesson Plan

How do we know that our government is fulfilling its duties to us, the public? How do we decide what those duties are? As efforts to pass the federal budget get underway, students will have the power to re-prioritize how money is spent using the interactive tool Balancing Act. What changes will they make? Continue reading

Students learn math and business skills by running a grocery

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The Circle C Market in Cody, Nebraska, has a unique reason for its success: the market is run almost entirely by students. Continue reading

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