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The book has a social purpose of business focus: it tries to urge the reader/student, throughout the book, that both he/she and the business organization he/she will be part of have an inherent social obligation, i.e., an obligation toward the poor and less fortunate, an obligation to exert greater effort in helping reduce/alleviate poverty. I'm currently taking an ethics course myself, but most of the required reading leaves me thinking "wtf?I didn't understand a word that said!", and is not very practical. I'm not asking for a high school level book, just something that I can understand, if . Working with two teachers and thirty-four high school seniors, the authors developed procedures and assessments to teach ethics in an American high school civics class. This approach requires high school students to discover an agreement or convergence between Kantian ethics and virtue ethics. The authors also created an instrument to measure student achievement in developing a sense of by: In , the Daniels Fund board renewed the High School Program for another five years. During this phase, efforts will focus on updating and enhancing the curriculum, continuing to expand ethics into student competitions, training more teachers, creating new courses, badges, and certifications, and continuing to market nationally.
"All those wrestling with how to revitalize Christian education can learn from Heft's impassioned but at the same time realistic and deeply informed advocacy on behalf of Catholic high schools."--Mark U. Edwards, Jr., President Emeritus, St. Olaf College5/5(6). Currently, the United States does not require philosophy as a required subject for high school students. But we want to see that change! In recent years, a growing number of high schools, public as well as private, have developed highly successful philosophy electives, as . Business Ethics is designed to meet the scope and sequence requirements of the single-semester business ethics course. This title includes innovative features designed to enhance student learning, including case studies, application scenarios, and links to video interviews with executives, all of which help instill in students a sense of ethical awareness and responsibility. He points to a report released by the Josephson Institute of Ethics that found that of more t high school students surveyed, approximately 65 percent admitted to cheating. Schools must teach ethics, Weinstein says, “otherwise the Bernie Madoffs of the world will set the standard.”/5(59).
ethics, in philosophy, the study and evaluation of human conduct in the light of moral principles. Moral principles may be viewed either as the standard of conduct that individuals have constructed for themselves or as the body of obligations and duties that a particular society requires of its members. Tennessee High School Ethics Bowl, Knoxville, Tennessee. 42 likes. The official Facebook page of the Tennessee High School Ethics Bowl.5/5(1). Coaches Code of Ethics The function of a coach is to educate students through participation in interscholastic competition. An interscholastic program should be designed to enhance academic achievement and should never interfere with opportunities for academic success. Lists about: Best School Assigned Books, Middle School Book List, Best Middle School Books, Best Graphic Novels for Middle School, Books for Middle-Schoo.