ALEX Lesson Plans
Subject: Career Cluster Electives (9 - 12), or Education and Training (9 - 12)
Title: Avoiding Scholarship Scams
Description: Every year, thousands of students and parents are defrauded by scholarship scams. By understanding how scholarship scams work, students can better arm themselves against scholarship scam artists. For this lesson, students will create a top 10 list of scholarship scams that will be presented as a school public service announcement, at parent open house, or at a CTSO meeting. This lesson contains a financial aid component.
Subject: Career Cluster Electives (9 - 12)
Title: Identity Theft: Protect Yourself!
Description: Teens and adults are potential targets for identity theft. Students learn to minimize risk associated with this crime. Research will be performed to understand the effects of someone taking control of your name. Once identity theft has occurred. How do you clear your name?