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Transitions: Building Your Future, 2nd Edition

By: Sally R. Campbell
ISBN: 978-1-60525-129-5
Format: Softcover
Copyright: 2010
Subject: Child Care / Human Dev / Parenting
Grade Level: 8-12
Description
Building Your Future shares with teen parents the simple yet thorough information they will need to manage their lives, their families, and their futures. It explains how to find the help they need; handle various legal issues; manage money and resources; become a wise consumer; use insurance, credit, and financial accounts; set career and educational goals; find a job; and become a successful worker.
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Building Your Future shares with teen parents the simple yet thorough information they will need to manage their lives, their families, and their futures. It explains how to find the help they need; handle various legal issues; manage money and resources; become a wise consumer; use insurance, credit, and financial accounts; set career and educational goals; find a job; and become a successful worker.
Teacher's Resource Guide CD 978-1-60525-130-1 $248.00 $186.00 *
Each book in the Transitions series features an accompanying Teacher's Resource Guide on the Teacher's CD to support instruction. In each guide, you will find teaching strategies, vocabulary and review activities, reproducible and transparency masters, and test masters and answer keys.

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Windows
: Intel® Pentium® II or compatible processor, Windows 2000/XP, 128 MB RAM (256 MB RAM recommended), Microsoft Internet Explorer (6 or higher), PowerPoint Viewer (free download), Adobe® Reader® (free download).
Macintosh: PowerPC® G3, G4, G5 or Intel® processor, OS X (10.3 or higher), 128 MB RAM (256 MB RAM recommended), Safari (2.0 or higher), PowerPoint Viewer (free download), Adobe® Reader® (free download).
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Related Title(s)
Transitions: Understanding Your Changing Life, 2nd Edition Transitions: Helping Your Child Grow and Develop, 2nd Edition Transitions: Your New Baby, 2nd Edition
Table of Contents
1. Getting the Help You Need
2. Understanding Legal Matters
3. Managing Money and Resources
4. Shopping Like a Pro
5. Mastering Financial Tools
6. Planning for the Future
7. Succeeding in the Workplace
About the Author(s)

Sally R. Campbell - is a freelance writer and consultant in consumer economics and personal finance. She develops educational materials, including textbooks, teacher guides, curriculum guides, and student activity materials. Sally maintains an interest in young consumers and has researched the financial and employment aspects of teen parenting.

Formerly, Sally was the editor and assistant director of the Money Management Institute of Household International, a provider of consumer loans and credit. There she wrote educational materials related to money management and financial planning.

Sally holds a master's degree in education from St. Louis University and completed the Certified Financial Planning Professional Education Program of the College for Financial Planning. She taught Family and Consumer Sciences as well as consumer education in St. Louis schools.