Economic Update: Teaching High School Economics


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Today's episode includes updates on Obama's harshness regarding student debt, how much corporations and the rich abuse tax havens, MIT rejects fossil-fuel divestment and Tylenol's profit over safety practices. Prof. Wolff responds to listeners on where the US economy is now headed and discusses the problems and prospects of teaching economics after the 2008 crisis during an interview with life-long high school teacher Alan Schulman.


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    commented 2015-11-02 19:24:15 -0500
    Interesting, Sonali Kolhatkar just talked about how students are being overtested.

    Although I’d like to mention that another thing to talk about is different ways for students to be taught such as the paideia or Montessori type learning styles.

    As it stands, with the current system not working, why not try something radically different by having parents be the teachers and volunteers at the school, paid to bring their knowledge and skills to the classroom and promote better learning and understanding of the issues of school than the current system that outsources everything including its problems.
  • Wayne McMillan
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    Here in Australia we face the same problem and we are trying to address these problems by starting at the community level. Communities can change societies.
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