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Electric Money

Electric Money

Electric Money is a 2-part series produced for PBS by Oregon Public Broadcasting that explores how the digital revolution has completely transformed virtually every sort of financial activity over the last fifty years. The series was originally broadcast on October 3,2001. The site has very interesting content on how money revolved from before computers to the e-money revolution. Included are five interdisciplinary teaching units with lesson plans correlated to the national standards, along with a variety of discussion questions and interactive activities designed to get your students thinking about the impact of all sorts of financial transactions. Each of the following units is available in Adobe Acrobat format. It is based on the video produced by the station, and which can be ordered,... Show More


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Sunita Kumari
Sunita Kumari (Faculty)
6 years ago

This site helps to see the timeline of money from before the age of computer to the future in the digital age.

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