Intro to Buinsess and the Internet - An education in business is critical to the fulfillment of virtually all career aspirations. This class gives each student opportunities to problem solve and explore decision-making skills in realistic settings.
Students will learn about saving, investing, and debt. They will study the stock market and track stock investments using the internet. They play a fun finance game that teaches them how to manage money. In addition, each student creates a business of their own and designs a business plan to market their company. Students focus on promoting their business by writing press releases, creating product brochures and websites. Students organize and manage all their work using the computer and internet resources. Students interact with some community sources. Students explore getting a job, finding a home, working with a personal budget, and finding transportation.