Learn how the main characters in the featured books make choices and solve problems as they learn about costs & benefits, opportunity costs, decision-making and scarcity.
Titles include: Abe Lincoln’s Dream, A Bike Like Sergio’s, Fifty Cents and a Dream, and Hidden Figures.
Presenter: Lynne Farrell Stover
Lynne Farrell Stover is currently a Teacher Consultant at the James Madison University Center for Economic Education. Prior to this, she spent thirty-three years in public education where she enjoyed various teaching assignments including classroom teacher, gifted education specialist, and librarian. She is the author of over fifty educational articles and eight teacher resource books including From the Big Screen to the Classroom: Using Movies to Teach in the Content Areas (Pieces of Learning, 2016).