Working with inner city urban youth, videos are a great way to generate interest. Reading skills and research skills are very often lacking and the video helps to spark the interest needed for further investigations into the subject.
Economics - 12
J. C. Harmon High School, Kansas City, KS
Excellent video on the transition to capitalism.
Business/Voc/Tech - 11,12
Aite High School, Ridgeway, CT
I think it is good for students to see how other countries gained their economic freedom and that it is not something that we should take for granted.
Business/Voc/Tech - 10,11,12
Somerset County Technology Center, Somerset, PA
I thought this movie did a good job showing the difference between communism and democracy in a language that high school students could understand and relate to.
Business/Voc/Tech - 9,10,11,12
William Byrd Middle School, Vinton, VA