Cafe School Involvement Handbook--TVCC
attractive woman named Barbara comes to Crossroads Café. She pretends
to be interested in Mr. Brashov. They go out on a date, and she
convinces him to give her $800 to help advertise the restaurant.
Katherine discovers that it is really a scam, and the café employees
devise a way to trick Barbara into returning the $800.
Does your school district offer classes in consumer awareness? Are there required classes in consumer economics? Are they only offered in high school? What consumer topics are taught in the lower grades?
For a website on consumer education with
information for adults and children in English and Spanish, see: