• Credit Card Interest Curriculum for Algebra 1 and Algebra 2

      Wade, Carol H.; Wallace, Agnieszka (2018-05-12)
      This curriculum project was designed to support teachers to implement credit card interest literacy into the Algebra 1 and Algebra 2 curriculum and was created by a second career teacher from the financial field. Financial mistakes made early in life can have serious implications and could be very costly. Studies show that less than one-third of young adults understand the concept of compound interest. This curriculum project includes compound interest algebra topics connected to financial applications of credit card interest.
    • Exploring Density

      Babocsi, Jamye; Wallace, Agnieszka; State University of New York College at Brockport (2016-06-20)
      This density model is designed to allow students to explore how mass, volume, and temperature directly affect the density of an object or liquid