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And so ends the 2011-2021 syllabus

Well, it had a good run (9 years!) but the syllabus which was first taught in August 2011 and which is due to be examined for the last time this coming November is coming to an end. Due to a … Continue reading

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First Edition Books Still Available

While there are only a few dozen copies of the second edition workbook still available from Richard Heath’s IB Bookshop in the UK (and, as of today, a single copy available on Amazon.com), I still have about 500 copies of … Continue reading

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Book availability and recent articles

As the current syllabus moves into its final year, I would like to invite students looking for an affordable revision book to consider purchasing a copy of the original “Workbook for the New I.B. Economics.” For $5 plus postage (which, … Continue reading

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To the class of 2021

First of all, I hope you are all keeping well and staying out of the path of the coronavirus. Second of all, if you are in a school which has closed and moved to online learning in response to the … Continue reading

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The Second Edition Workbook is SOLD OUT!

As you can see from the photo taken yesterday in the Croecko Publishing Warehouse (a.k.a. my father’s old barn), the pallet upon which sat┬ácopies of Workbook for the New I.B. Economics, 2nd Edition, Exercises (the one on the right) is … Continue reading

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Ordering books for next year (and recent articles)

First of all, I would like to thank you for making ‘Workbook for the New I.B. Economics’ a success over the past 7 and a half years. Of the 4000 first edition books printed in 2011, only 650 remain, while … Continue reading

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If you got a postcard…

Welcome to the world of Workbook for the New I.B. Economics! While the current syllabus is in its last couple of years, the workbook’s comprehensive coverage and engaging and accessible style make it an excellent teaching resource and a superb … Continue reading

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All the best for 2018-19

Special back-to-school offer! First edition books are now available for $5 plus shipping (which, for surface mail, should only cost 2 to 3 dollars per copy in North America or 6 to 7 dollars per copy worldwide). If you are … Continue reading

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Ordering materials to take you through to 2021

As we move towards the end of the academic year, it is always a good time to start thinking of acquiring resources for the upcoming school year. One factor which I feel may be getting in the way of schools … Continue reading

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Scaffolding as a teaching and learning strategy

With several comprehensive I.B. economics textbooks available from major publishers, it is easy to question the place of a book like ‘Workbook for the New I.B. Economics’ (in both editions) in the educational ecosystem. However, I have had an interesting … Continue reading

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