Economics 19: Empowering Women to Eradicate Poverty–A Conversation with Theresa Carrington

Theresa Carrington, Chief Executive Officer of Ten by Three, shares the story of the companies founding, the models it uses to eradicate poverty in third world villages, and the importance of empowering women to make a difference in the life of those villages.

Teacher Tools

Teacher Tool 298: Cross Curricular Activity--Evaluating Live Interviews

This cross-curricular teacher tool, accompanying the video above, is designed to get students thinking about: 1) how live interviews can be used to learn information on topics such as those discussed in the video, and 2) the effectiveness of this interview specifically in helping their learning on this topic as well as the effectiveness (strengths and weaknesses) of interviews in general as a source of information.

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Teacher Tool 329: Understanding Primary and Secondary Sources

Educate.Today is full of primary sources to use with your students. This teacher tool focuses on understanding the difference between primary sources and secondary sources and provides an example of an activity to do with students to build their effective use of primary sources in a research project.

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