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Video & Cassette Lending Library


Chattanooga area teachers find the Probasco Chair Video and Cassette lending library an aid in their instructional endeavors. The materials listed in the link below are available on a one-week loan basis by calling the Chair at (423) 425-4118 or by writing the UTC Probasco Chair. Please reserve materials in advance as we serve on a first-request basis.

 

Video & Cassette Lending Library


Materials & Links


In addition to the Lending Library, the Probasco Chair has compiled a list of links to helpful websites and materials used in previous teacher programs. Please check back often as more items are added to the list.

Teacher Workshop Materials

 

An Introduction to Environmental Issues in Costa Rica PowerPoint by Martin Cipollini

Environmentalism through the Economic Lens PowerPoint by Bradley Hobbs

Incentives and the Importance of Environmental Property Rights PowerPoint by Karol Boudreaux

Economics and the Environment: EcoDetectives PowerPoint by Mark Schug

Debt for Nature Swaps PowerPoint by Bradley Hobbs

Community-Based Natural Resource Management: Protecting Resources and Promoting Growth PowerPoint by Karol Boudreaux

Monteverde Human History: A Case Study in Private Conservation PowerPoint by Martin Cipollini

Monteverde Ecology and Biodiversity PowerPoint by Martin Cipollini

The Economic Crisis of 2008 PowerPoint by James Gwartney

Financial Crisis Road Ahead PowerPoint by Gerald Dwyer

Morality and Markets PowerPoint by Mark Schug

 

Federal Reserve Bank

 

Atlanta FRB

Federal Reserve Education

GeoFred

New York FRB

Philadelphia FRB

St. Louis FRB

 

Financial Education

 

MoneySmart

MyMoney.gov

Understanding Taxes

 

Games and Visual Applications

 

Econoclass

Games Economists Play

Great Ideas for Teaching Economics

Stossel in the Classroom

US National Debt Clock in Real Time

Kingdom of Mocha video

Return to Mocha video

"Fear the Boom and Bust" A Hayek vs. Keynes Rap Anthem

"Fight of the Century" Keynes vs. Hayek Round 2

 

Lesson Plans/Guides/Tools/Current Topics

 

Common Sense Economics

Council for Economic Education

EcEdWeb

Econedlink

EconEdReviews

Foundation for Teaching Economics (FTE)

Library of Economics and Liberty

Starting Point Economics: Teaching and Learning Economics

 

News/Data/Analysis

 

Econlinks

Economagic

Foundation for Economic Education (FEE)

Property and Environmental Research Center (PERC)

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