Beth Werker: Teaching Financial Literacy with Enterprise City

Every Classroom Matters episode 45

Beth Werker  is a middle school teacher in Maine teaching real world math concepts in a powerful real-world way. She takes her students to Enterprise City for an unforgettable real world experience.

Who will want to listen to this show?

If you want to teach your K12 students financial literacy and math skills, you'll benefit from listening to this show and what Beth is doing with her students. Enterprise city is a fascinating model.

My favorite thing about the show is when Beth reflects upon her 30 years of teaching math and how math teaching has changed over the years. It is also interesting to me how she feels about the fact that her 6th graders aren't included in the 1:1 laptop initiative in Maine (it starts in 7th grade).

Listen to Every Classroom Matters Episode 45 : Beth Werker

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Enterprise City website: http://enterprisecity.org/

Twitter: @Enterprise_City

Beth doesn't have a blog or Twitter for me to share with you but she shares some great things for math teachers in this show.

Every Classroom Matters is a bi-weekly podcast by Vicki Davis on BAM Radio network dedicated to excellent education. Listening will help you teach with better results, lead with a positive impact, and live with a greater purpose. Subscribe.

 

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