Grade 9-12
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On-Demand Webinar

The Crypto Craze: Bitcoin & Other Currencies

June 15 5:00-6:00pm ET
Time: 60 mins,
Updated: June 16 2021,
Presenter: Tawni Ferrarini

Objective

Teachers will be able to:

  • Define cryptocurrency as opposed to “fiat” money.
  • Highlight how cryptocurrency works, and is less regulated by federal governments than owned by “the people.”

This video is available to view for EconEdLink members only.

In this economics webinar, explore what cryptocurrencies are and how they present “investment” opportunities for everyone.

Description

Bitcoin and other “cryptos” are now discussed widely in the media.

Through interactives, teachers will gain access to tools that advance students’ understanding of sound money, diversified investment, and technology advancements.  Each factor’s contribution to overall, individual economic prosperity will be investigated.