What do you want to be when you grow up? Do you have knowledge or a skill that someone will want to pay for? It's never too early to think about your career choices.
Meet nine year old Robert Charles Reed, a 4th grader and owner of Quick Shine, a shoe-shining business. He's saving his money for college.
Meet Milton Dickson, Owner of Dickson Old Cobbler Shoe Service. He secret to success is to save money and then invest it in the business.
In the remainder of the program, we will take a look back at the other entrepreneurs we met in this season of Making Dollars from Sense.
- ECON-5 The student will demonstrate an understanding of how personal financial decisions affect an individual’s present and future economic status.
- MC3-6 The student will make connections between music and other arts disciplines, other content areas, and the world.
- 2-3 The student will demonstrate an understanding of the role of goods and services and supply and demand in a community.
- People’s choices affect the types of goods and services that are produced as well as the price of those goods and services. To understand the role that choice plays in the American economy, the student will utilize the knowledge and skills set f...